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Putney, Benjamin F.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 18, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 12th VT INF, 3rd VT LARTY
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/4/62, Pvt, Co. B, 12th VT INF, m/o 7/14/63; enl 11/14/63, m/i 1/1/64, Pvt, 3rd VT LARTY BTRY, m/o 6/15/65

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VITALS

Birth: 10/08/1845, Woodstock, VT
Death: 05/12/1867

Burial: Taftsville Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 181732138

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Not found
Portrait?: USAHEC off-site
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: See Benedict's Army Life in Virginia

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BURIAL:

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Taftsville Cemetery, Woodstock, VT

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Obituary

Benjamin Putney, a son of Thomas E. Putney of this State, was drowned in Smithsville, Burlington County, New Jersey, on Sunday, 19th inst. He was a member of the 3d Vermont Battery in the late war.

Source: Vermont Record, June 1, 1867.
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.