Col. Hans C. Heg Burial Site

© Photographed May 19, 2013 and May 27, 2018
Town of Norway, Racine County, Wisconsin
42° 48.219′ N, 88° 10.296′ W
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 COL. HANS C. HEG
15th
Wis. Vol.
WOUNDED
Sept. 19, 1863
Died Sept. 20, 1863
at Chickamauga
Aged 33 yrs. 9 ms.
He has gone to the last
long march, to the land
where nevermore shall
the bugle sound reveille,
or the dreadful cannon
roar. He who dies
for country dies not, but
liveth evermore

The Heg burial site  is located at the Norwegian Lutheran Church and cemetery, at the intersection of Heg Park Road and Norway Hill Road, in Waterford, Wisconsin 53185.

Wisconsin Historical Society: Col. Hans C. Heg

Wikipedia: Hans Christian Heg

Wikipedia: Battle of Chickamauga

These markers are also at this location:





Col. Heg's burial site is at the back of the cemetery.

The burial site is behind the church, to the right.
Drive to the top of the hill and park; you will see the marker
towards the back of the cemetery, to the right (you can't miss it).


Col. Heg is buried in the Norwegian Lutheran Church Cemetery
 in the Town of Norway, Wisconsin.

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