Thanks for posting this Phil. Sometime ago I read that a Monument was planned for Toolesboro, in Louisa County,Iowa.
The Image of 6 Soldiers disappearing into the fog of War, entitled: " The Last Full Measure of Devotion "
This is how the Littleton Brothers died fighting for the Union cause:
Thomas , aged 25 - Iowa Infantry - Died in Andersonville Prison in June 1864
William, aged 24 - Died in St Louis Hospital after Vicksburg
John, aged 31- Killed at the Battle of Prairie Grove
Kendall, aged 19- Killed at the Battle of Prairie Grove
Noah, aged 16- Drowned in a Missouri Ferryboat Sinking
George, aged 20- living in Illinois- Died of disease in Captivity