Founders’ Burial Sites

The following is a list of the charter members of American Legion Post 555 and their final resting places.

Henry Bartosh, 1893-1939 Saints Peter and Paul Cemetery Solon Johnson County Iowa,
Joe Becicka, 1891-1971 Shueyville Cemetery Shueyville Johnson County Iowa,
Emil Broulik,1892-1970 Saint John’s Cemetery Lisbon Linn County Iowa,
Louis Cerveny, 1896-1934 Czech National Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Mike Cerveny, 1888-1964, Rogers Grove Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
Wesley Cerveny, 1876-1954 Czech National Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Charles C. Clark, 1880-1936 Rogers Grove Cemetery Ely Linn Iowa
Bud Eaton, 1895-1973 Dunkard Cemetery Midway Linn County Iowa,
Frank W. Elias, 1889-1982 Rogers Grove Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
Harlan Fordice, 1887-1967 Shueyville Cemetery Shueyville, Johnson Iowa
Forrest L. Fuhrmeister, 1891-1986 Rogers Grove Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
Frank Halva, 1886-1942, First Presbyterian Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
Charles Hanus 1884-1957, Wood National Cemetery Milwaukee Wisconsin, Plot: 37, R11/G11
John A. Hanus, 1893-1966 Cedar Memorial Park Cedar Rapids, Plot: Memorial Lawn, lot 68, space 3
Frank Hartl, 1896-1938 Saint John Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Arthur Heiber, 1891-1974 Oakland Cemetery Solon Johnson County Iowa,
Frank Jiroutek, 1893-1966 Czech National Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Louis W. Jonas, 1896-1980 Linwood Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Alois Kadlec, 1891-1960 Cedar Memorial Park Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa, Plot: Forest Lawn
John Kohout, 1890-1927 Saint Marys Catholic Cemetery Solon Johnson County Iowa,
Ed Koss, 1892-1956 Czech National Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Frank Krob, 1889-1983 Cedar Memorial Park Cedar Rapids Iowa, USA Plot: Greenlawn, lot 256, space 6
George McCulloch, 1892-1972 Palo Cemetery Palo Linn County Iowa,
Henry Moses, 1890-1948 Czech National Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Charles Motejl, 1897-1928 Czech National Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
George Motycka, 1895-1991 Buresh Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
John Netolicky, 1889-1971 Sulek Cemetery Johnson County Iowa,
Mike Novak, 1895-1968 Saint Johns Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Joseph J Novotny, 1895-1958 Cedar Memorial Park Cedar Rapids Iowa, Plot: Memorial Lawn
Tom Phillipson, 1897-1981 Baker Cemetery Linn County Iowa,
Leo Rohlena, 1897-1972, Czech National Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Joe Rousar, 1895-1946  First Presbyterian Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
George Simon, 1889-1970 Czech National Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Frank Sirovy, 1887-1957 Anderson Cemetery Swisher Johnson County Iowa,
Frank Smith, 1891-1953 Bellevue Memorial Park Ontario California, UPlot: Section Cypress
Tom Smith, 1896-1967 Baker Cemetery Linn County Iowa,
Erba Stahle, 1889-1963 Oakland Cemetery Solon Johnson County Iowa,
Joseph Stastny, 1894-1972 Rogers Grove Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
Frank Staskal, 1896-1985 Saint Johns Cemetery Cedar Rapids Linn County Iowa,
Milo Stransky, 1896-1977 Oakland Cemetery Solon Johnson County Iowa,
LeRoy Sword, 1886-1959 Western Cemetery Linn County Iowa,
Leonard V. Truhlar, 1896-1930 Rogers Grove Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
Lumir Truhlar, 1894-1976 Rogers Grove Cemetery Ely Linn County Iowa,
Perry Woods, 1897-1951 Lisbon Cemetery Lisbon Linn County Iowa,
Frank A. Zahradnik, 1894-1963 Cedar Memorial Cedar Rapids, Plot: Chapel Garden, lot 291, space 1

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