|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Kossuth County - Burt
Last Soldier John H. Grover
Private John Grover (1838-1932) was the last living soldier of Kossuth County. He served in Company H, 2nd Wisconsin Infantry. On October 20, 2017, SUVCW members (shown in photo) Don McGuire, Danny Krock and Dan Green placed a Last Soldier marker and conducted a ceremony to honor Private Grover. The Burt Township Cemetery is located on the north side of town on 5th Street. As you enter the cemetery, the gravesite is by the road on right side. Photo taken 10/20/17.