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James Henry Purdon

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James Henry Purdon

Birth
Death
27 Jul 1901 (aged 46)
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA
Burial
Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA Add to Map
Plot
SECTION 6, RANGE 186, GRAVE 19-A
Memorial ID
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Officer Purdon served with the Louisville Police Department from 1869 to 1901. He died from asphyxia and burns that he suffered while attempting to rescue victims of an apartment fire.
Officer Purdon served with the Louisville Police Department from 1869 to 1901. He died from asphyxia and burns that he suffered while attempting to rescue victims of an apartment fire.

Inscription

*NO HEADSTONE* Grave 19A is an empty space between George C. Ransdell [17A] and Richard Y. Robbins [21A] in Row 186, Section 6.



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  • Created by: G. P.
  • Added: Jun 22, 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID:
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/54000267/james_henry-purdon: accessed ), memorial page for James Henry Purdon (Jan 1855–27 Jul 1901), Find a Grave Memorial ID 54000267, citing Cave Hill Cemetery, Louisville, Jefferson County, Kentucky, USA; Maintained by G. P. (contributor 47124408).