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Winterset in Madison County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Winterset World War I Memorial

 
 
Winterset World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, September 19, 2009
1. Winterset World War I Memorial Marker
Inscription.
[Main Memorial:]
Erected by the people of Madison County, Iowa, as a grateful tribute to the memory of its soldiers and sailors.

[Red Granite Cemetery Assocation marker]:
This plot of ground was donated by the Cemetery Association to the War Memorial Association as a place to perpetuate the memory of Madison County soldiers who sacrificed their lives in the war against Germany and her Allies.
 
Erected 1920.
 
Location. 41° 19.793′ N, 94° 0.556′ W. Marker is in Winterset, Iowa, in Madison County. Marker is on East Summit Street 0.1 miles south of South Fourth Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winterset IA 50273, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Winterset Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Cutler - Donahoe Covered Bridge - 1870 (approx. mile away); The Delicious Apple (approx. 0.3 miles away); Winterset Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); 70, 72, 74 Court Avenue (approx. 0.4 miles away); 101 North John Wayne Drive
Winterset World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, September 19, 2009
2. Winterset World War I Memorial Marker
Closeup of Text
(approx. 0.4 miles away); 68 Court Avenue (approx. 0.4 miles away); 103 North John Wayne Drive (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Winterset.
 
More about this marker. This Memorial is towards the northern end of the Winterset, Iowa, Cemetery.
 
Categories. War, World I
 
Winterset World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, September 19, 2009
3. Winterset World War I Memorial Marker
Area photo of the Memorial.
Winterset World War I Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By Thomas Onions, September 19, 2009
4. Winterset World War I Memorial Marker
Cemetery Association Marker
 
 
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