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Landon, Zebina

Age: 23, credited to South Hero, VT
Unit(s): 1st VT CAV
Service: enl 10/2/61, m/i 11/19/61, CPL, Co. A, 1st VT CAV, pow 5/24/62, Richmond, d/prison 8/22/62 [College: UVM 62]

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Birth: abt 1838, South Hero, VT
Death: 08/22/1862

Burial: South Hero Cemetery, South Hero, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 20811518
Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Unknown
Portrait?: Unknown
College?: UVM 62
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: May be a cenotaph

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South Hero Cemetery, South Hero, VT

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and other veterans who may be buried there.


PAROLED CAVALRY PRISONERS -- Among the paroled prisoners recently arrived from the vicinity of Richmond were mostly Vermont Cavalry prisoners. The following list of Vermont Cavalry prisoners who died at Lynchburg is given by a correspondent of the Burlington Times:

Joseph Taylor, private, Co. G. died July 1, Langdon H. Nichols, corporal, Co. C died July 39, -- Reynolds, Co. G. died July 29, -- Wickware, private G., July 29, Albert Kennerson, private Co. D. died Aug. 6, Merritt Bassett, private Co. F. died August 5, Orris P. Knights, corporal, Co. B., left at Lynchburg, sick, died afterwards. Zebina Landon, corporal, Co. A., died in the hospital at Richmond about ten days before we left.

Bellows Falls Times, Sept 26, 1862
Courtesy of Deanna French