Puffer, Edwin A.
Age: 21, credited to Putney, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 9/12/61, m/i 11/19/61, Pvt, Co. F, 1st VT CAV, pr CPL 2/20/63, m/o 11/18/64
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Birth: 09/18/1840, Putney, VT
Burial: Walnut Grove Cemetery, Meriden, CT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 13256895
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
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Walnut Grove Cemetery, Meriden, CT
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Edwin A. Puffer, a former resident of Putney and Brattleboro, died Oct. 21 in Meriden, Conn., where he had lived 25 years, being employed on the police force of that city during most of the time. He was a veteran of the civil war. He is survived by his wife and mother, Mrs. Nancy Puffer, 92, of Meriden, a daughhter, Mrs.J.H. Chamberlain, of Aberdeen, S.D., and two brothers, Charles Puffer of this town and Frank Puffer of Manchester, N.H.
Source: Brattleboro Reformer, Oct. 30, 1908
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.