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Kossuth County: Wesley
GPS Coordinates: 43.086111 by -94.018889

Last Soldier Ancil O. Ash
Private Ancil Ash (1848-1945) was the last living soldier of Winneshiek County but was buried in Kossuth County. He served in Company E of the 47th Wisconsin Infantry. On October 20, 2017, members of the SUVCW Dodge Camp honored Private Ash by conducting a ceremony and placing a marker at his gravesite. He is buried in the Evergreen Cemetery in Wesley. The cemetery is located just west of town on Old Highway 18. Photo taken 10/20/17.

Last Soldier Ancil O. Ash

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