Age: 18, credited to Woodstock, VT
Unit(s): 11th VT INF
Service: enl 12/3/63, m/i 12/16/63, Pvt, Co. K, 11th VT INF, pow, Weldon Railroad, 6/23/64, Andersonville, prld 12/13/64, tr to Co. B, 6/24/65, m/o 7/13/65
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Birth: 10/1846, Canada
Burial: Riverside Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
Marker/Plot: Not recorded
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Heidi McColgan
Findagrave Memorial #: 99087916
Alias?: None noted
College?: Not Found
Veterans Home?: Not Found
(State digraphs will show that this soldier spent some time in a state or national soldier's home)
Note: The 11th Vermont Infantry was also known as the 1st Vermont Heavy Artillery; the names were used interchangably for most of its career
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Riverside Cemetery, Woodstock, VT
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and other veterans who may be buried there.
Leander Bourdon, a veteran of the Civil war and father of Eli Bourdon, who made wrestling history in New Hampshire and Vermont, died at his home in Woodstock the other day.
Barre Daily Times, Aug. 6, 1912
Courtesy of Tom Boudreau.