WDAY: The News Leader

Published May 10, 2012, 12:00 AM

Honoring the Fallen

Edgar Lewis was shot and wounded during a fierce battle in Arkansas. He died in 1919 and was buried here in Hewitt, Minnesota. No marker was placed, and until a few months ago family had lost track of what state or county he was even buried.
Read the article: Forgotten Civil War veteran finally getting recognition he deserves