Biographical Sketch of Francesco Costagliola (
Text from Principal Investigator
Francesco Costagliola was born in Cranston, Rhode Island on August 24, 1917. He received
an appointment at Rhode Island to the Naval Academy. Costagliola served
aboard the cruiser
(CL 46) during the attack on Pearl
Harbor. He retired as U. S. Naval Captain on September 30, 1968, and has
received the Legion of Merit as well as two Bronze Star Medals.
The U.S. Naval Academy Alumni Association
Register of Alumni, 1997 Edition.
Francesco Constagliola Interview, Oral
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