He was killed in action during the Civil War at the Battle of Wilderness.
Lieut. Co. C 4th Reg't.
Killed in the battle of the
May 5, 1864
AE 26 y's 9 m's 14 d's
"His last words were, 'I die in defence of my country'."
Children of J.G. & T.B. Putnam
(He shares a stone with his brother Francis.)