JOHN COSS, Company "E"

Submitted by Mary Coss Staley.

John Coss, Co E, 1 West Virginia Cavalry
Age 24; height 6 feet, complexion Light, eyes Blue, hair Red
Born in Belmont Co, Ohio, enlisted Sept 9, 1862, in Parkersburg WV
Discharged by reason of re-enlistment Dec 31, 1863

Adam was the son of David and Nancy Coss, early settlers of Martins Ferry, Ohio.

Brothers, Adam, John and William served in the First West Virginia Cavalry.