Also served Company G, 23rd Iowa Infantry and Unassigned, 29th Iowa
Writing Custodian Cemetery May 17, 1949. Vernie Busch, Cemetery
Clerk at Macksburg, Iowa writes May 21, 1949: John L. Greer is
buried Lot 16 in Moon Cemetery, lot purchased in 1906. Has no
monument. Monument next to his grave has this inscription: Rebecca
G., wife of J. L. Greer, died Nov 19, 1892, age 50 yr 8 mo 18 da.
It appears that John L. Greer may have been a resident of Union
County but joined the Macksburg Post because of its proximity to his
Several letters and extra cards accompanied the GAR card. Contact
the Madison County Coordinator for copies.