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Kentucky Soldiers Laid to Rest
Heroes Fell at Battle of Buena Vista

The National Intelligencer

Washington, D. C.

July 29, 1847

Click here to read about Kentucky's monument to the soldiers of all wars, erected in 1850 on the State Mound in the Frankfort Cemetery.  memory of these heroes. Includes the poem, Bivouac of the Dead, written to honor the Americans who fell at the Battle of Buena Vista.

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