|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Story County - Ames
Last Soldier Charles Hamilton
Captain Hamilton (1839-1941) was the last living soldier of Story County. He served in Company I, 152nd New York Infantry Regiment. Captain Hamilton, age 101, was buried in Ames Municipal Cemetery. It is located in the NE part of town with the entrance at Maxwell and E 9th Street. Thanks to Danny Krock for placing the Last Soldier marker in October, 2019 and providing the photo.