|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Adair County - Stuart
Last Soldier Lewis Lawson
Private Lewis Lawson (1847-1940) was the last living soldier of Adair County but was buried in Guthrie County. The memorial is listed in both counties. He served in Company G, 134th Illinois Infantry. A ceremony honoring Private Lawson was held October 25, 2016 at the Oak Grove Cemetery at the NE corner of Stuart - take N 10th Street east to the cemetery. Shown in the photo is Edgar Harris. Photos by Mike Rowley - taken 10/25/16.