Leander is the son of Joseph Bourdon & Angeline LeDoux. (Death certificate)
Leander Bourdon, a veteran of the civil war, died at the home of his sister, Mrs. Joseph Marcotte, Wednesday, aged 65 years. He lived in Woodstock during his younger man-hood, later residing in Claremont, N. H., for many years, where he has a son, Eli, the well known wrestler. He has made his home here with his sister for about a year. The funeral was held on Friday at the Catholic church.
Source: “Spirit of the Age”, Woodstock, Vermont, Saturday, August 3, 1912, Page 3.
Civil War service:
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
(Courtesy of M K, thank you)
Sponsored by Ancestry