Frank Carvill Cosby Edit Profile
Educated in Kentucky and Washington, to 1854. Receiving teller, United States Treasury, 1854-1857.
Captain’s clerk, United States Navy, 1857-1861. Paymaster Potomac flotilla, 1861-1863. Depot paymaster S. Atlantic squadron, 1863-1864, participating in engagements on Potomac and Rappahannock rivers, off Charleston, etc.
Paymaster Baltimore and Annapolis stations, 1865-1868. Honolulu, H.I., 1868-1869, and various other stations until became fleet paymaster, European station, 1877-1881. Various duties to 1897.
Member Board Inspection and Survey of Naval Vessels, 1897-1898. President Naval Examining Board, 1897-1901. General inspector pay corps United States Navy with rank of captain, 1898-1902.
Pay director with rank of rear admiral, retired. Home: Washington, Distric.
Member Board Inspection and Survey of Naval Vessels, 1897-1898.
Married Charlotte M. Spencer, December 6, 1864.