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Arthur "Buzz" Burford
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Birth: 1896, USA
Death: Apr. 14, 1938
Golden Valley County
Montana, USA

Buzz was an Undersheriff and deputy county treasurer in Golden Valley County. He had been an officer for about a month and a half when he accompanied Sheriff Elmer Dolve to the ranch of W Lee Simpson. Simpson greeted them with gunfire which resulted in the death of Burford. His funeral was one of the largest ever in Golden Valley County. Simpson was hanged for the murder on December 30, 1939.
 
 
Burial:
Ryegate Cemetery
Ryegate
Golden Valley County
Montana, USA
 
Maintained by: Tom Todd
Originally Created by: sspin77
Record added: Feb 21, 2001
Find A Grave Memorial# 5221278
Arthur Buzz Burford
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Arthur Buzz Burford
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Arthur Buzz Burford
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thank you for your service.
-Anonymous
 Added: Sep. 19, 2009
Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Your life was taken too soon.
- Tom Todd
 Added: Sep. 19, 2009
 
 
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