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Putnam, Edwin F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 31, credited to Brattleboro, VT
Unit(s): 14th NH INF, VRC
Service: enl, Keene, 8/28/62, m/i, Pvt, Co. G, 14th NH INF, tr to 14 Co., 2nd Btln VRC, 1/1/65, m/o 6/30/65, Washngton, DC

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VITALS

Birth: 1831, Shanon, NY
Death: 04/06/1905

Burial: Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Tom Ledoux
Findagrave Memorial #: 122109325

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 7/15/1890, MA; widow Elmyra, 5/3/1905, NH
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: Living in Fitchburg, MA, 1895

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Prospect Hill Cemetery, Brattleboro, VT

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Obituary

Edwin F. Putnam, 74, die yesterday at the home of his sister, Mrs. E. M. Smith, on Western avenue. He came to Brattleboro from Claremont a few weeks ago and had been ill ever since. He was born in Sharon, N. Y., in 1830 and was a son of the late John L. Putnam and Phebe Town. His father formerly was tollkeeper at the Connecticut river bridge. Mr. Putnam served four years in the civil war and was a member of the Grand Army post in Fitchburg, Mass. He is survived by his wife and three sisters, Mrs. Smith, Mrs. A. N. Swain of Bellows Falls and Mrs. Clark of Claremont.

Source: Vermont Phoenix, April 7, 1905
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.