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Langdon, John Barnard Jr.

MILITARY SERVICE

Age: 21, credited to Montpelier, VT
Unit(s): 13th VT INF, 3rd VT LARTY
Service: enl 8/25/62, m/i 10/10/62, Pvt, Co. I, 13th VT INF, m/o 7/21/63; enl 10/30/63, m/i 1/1/64, Pvt, 3rd VT LARTY BTRY, m/o 5/13/65

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VITALS

Birth: 09/25/1840, Montpelier, VT
Death: 03/10/1883

Burial: Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT
Marker/Plot: Lot 421
Gravestone researcher/photographer: Kathy Valloch
Findagrave Memorial #: 77631200

MORE INFORMATION

Alias?: None noted
Pension?: Yes, 8/16/1879; widow Florence E., 5/1/1883, VT
Portrait?: 13th History
College?: Not Found
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: 13th Vt. History off-site

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BURIAL:

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Tombstone

Green Mount Cemetery, Montpelier, VT

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Photo

(Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865)

Biography

JOHN B. LANGDON was a very slight, small man, but passed the examination and did much better as a soldier than one would think possible. He carried the mail for a time when In the service and was a useful man in the service. He has since died.

Source: Sturtevant's Pictorial History, Thirteenth Regiment, Vermont Volunteers, War of 1861-1865, p. 680

Obituary

John B. Langdon, a son of the late J. Barnard Langdon, died at his residence in Montpelier last Friday. He was a member of Co. I Thirteenth Vermont volunteers and Co. C, first light artillery in the war, since which time he has lived in Cleveland and Toledo, Ohio, until about a year ago when he returned to Montpelier to live. He leaves a wife and one son about 12 years old. His funeral sermon was preached by Rev. J. H. Hincks. A detachment of Post Brooks, GA.R., attended the funeral

Source: Vermont Christian Messenger, 15 Mar 1883
Transcribed by Deanna French