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Futerer, John

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 38, credited to Burlington, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 12/7/63, m/i 12/16/63, Pvt, Co. A, 1st VT CAV, pow, Stoney Creek, 6/29/64, prld 12/6/64, m/o 5/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 11/1822, Germany
Death: 03/26/1888

Burial: Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, NY
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Lisa Finger
Findagrave Memorial #: 110414994

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/26/1885, not approved; widow Annie 7/26/1890, NY
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(If there are state digraphs above, this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldiers' home in that state after the war)

Remarks: According to his 2nd great grandson, "He was a stationmaster in Manhattan for the New York Central Railroad and died in the blizzard on March 27, 1888 while walking home from work. He survived the Andersonville Prison only to die in the Blizzard of '88."

DESCENDANTS

2nd Great Grandfather of Frank H. Breslin, New Fairfield, CT

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Lutheran All Faiths Cemetery, Middle Village, NY

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