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Des Moines in Polk County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

A Reflection of Hope

 
 
A Reflection of Hope Marker image. Click for full size.
By Juris Bets, April 19, 2011
1. A Reflection of Hope Marker
Inscription. A Monument Established By The Citizens Of Iowa To Honor Iowans Who Served During the Vietnam War These Absent Friends Will Never Be Forgotten
 
Location. 41° 35.368′ N, 93° 36.134′ W. Marker is in Des Moines, Iowa, in Polk County. Marker can be reached from E Walnut Street. Click for map. On the South Side Of The State Capital. Must park by the War of The Insurrection Monument on E Walnut Street and walk to it. Marker is in this post office area: Des Moines IA 50319, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. S-36 Submarine Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Korean War (within shouting distance of this marker); Combat Wounded Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); William Boyd Allison (within shouting distance of this marker); War Of The Rebellion Monument (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); Iowa Revolutionary War Monument (about 300 feet away); Iowa Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Dedicated to You, A Free Citizen in a Free Land (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Des Moines.
 
Additional keywords. Vietnam Memorial
 
Categories. War, Vietnam
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Juris Bets of Des Moines, Iowa. This page has been viewed 529 times since then and 7 times this year. Photo   1. submitted on , by Juris Bets of Des Moines, Iowa. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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