This cemetery dates back to the time of the Civil War and serves as the final resting place of many Civil War veterans. The most famous member of the military to be buried here is World War II Congressional Medal of Honor recipient Elmer Bigelow, who died from wounds sustained while attempting to save his ship after it was hit by a mine


  • This marker was placed in the cemetery in 1883 and commemorates Union veterans and other soldiers buried here.
    This marker was placed in the cemetery in 1883 and commemorates Union veterans and other soldiers buried here.
Linn-Hebron Cemetery, Village of Hebron website, http://www.villageofhebron.org/1883-linn-hebron-cemetery-dedication-marker accessed 4/27/16