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Linn County: Cedar Rapids
GPS Coordinates: 41.975600 by -91.645600
Last Soldier George S. Bushnell
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Private George Bushnell (1849-1943) was the last living soldier of Linn County. He served in Company E, 46th Iowa Infantry Regiment. He would have been age 15 when he enlisted in May, 1864. He is buried in Oak Hill Cemetery at Mt. Vernon Road and 15th Street SE in Cedar Rapids. Thank you to Danny Krock for placing the Last Soldier marker on September 1, 2019 and providing the photo.