Name: (VAN)LANDINGHAM, JOHN W. (listed on muster roll as John Landingham and as J. W. Vallandingham) 
Rank: Private
Enlisted: 3 April 1862 at Westville, Dale County
Service History: Present Winchester, Va May 25 62, Cross Keys Va June 8 62, Cedar Mt. Va Aug. 9 62, Hazel River Aug. 23 62, Manassas Junction Aug. 27 62, Manassas Plains Aug. 28-30 62, Suffolk Va May 3 63, Gettysburg Pa July 2 63 Absent sick: Cold Harbor June 27 62 Malvern Hill July 2 62, Chantilly Sept. 1 62, Harpers Ferry Sept. 13 62, Sharpsburg Sept. 17 62, Fredericksburg Dec. 13 62; Captured Gettysburg, Pa July 3 63
Date of Birth: abt 1836 by Census, abt 1840 by ADAH record Place of Birth: Decatur County, Georgia
Date of Death: 25 October 1863 (disease) Place of Death: Ft. Delaware 
Buried: Ft. Delaware
Father: Peter Vanlandingham (b 19 August 1798 in Edgecomb County, North Carolina, d 11 November 1868 in Geneva County, Alabama)
Mother: Sarah Rawls
Spouse(s): Not married
Children: None
Occupation: Farmer
Residence(s): Dale County
Other: Tentative identification based on Census records.
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Submitter: Georgia V. Fleming E-mail: hyacinth@ala.net