Forgotten Civil War veteran finally getting recognition he deserves

May 10, 2012 at 5:24 pm in WDAY

Hewitt, MN (WDAY TV) – In a few days a grateful state and country will honor a veteran buried in an unmarked grave near Hewitt, Minnesota, not far from Wadena. His name is Edgar Lewis, a veteran of the Civil War. Many curious volunteers, and hours of research have led to Edgar Lewis finally getting a veteran’s marker so his grave will no longer go unnoticed. Continue Reading