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

War Of The Rebellion Monument

 
 
War Of The Rebellion Monument Marker image. Click for full size.
By Juris Bets, April 29, 2011
1. War Of The Rebellion Monument Marker
Inscription. (Front side):
Iowa's tribute to the courage, patriotism, and distinguished service of all her soldiers and sailors who fought in the war of the rebellion 1861- 1865

(Back side):
Designed By Harriet A. Ketcham MT. Pleasant, Iowa. Located and erected by act of The 24th General Assembly. Approved April 7th. 1892.
 
Erected 1892 by The 24th General Assembly.
 
Location. 41° 35.381′ N, 93° 36.208′ W. Marker is in Des Moines, Iowa, in Polk County. Marker is on East Walnut Street, on the right when traveling east. Click for map. South Side of state capitol. Marker is in this post office area: Des Moines IA 50309, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. William Boyd Allison (within shouting distance of this marker); Iowa Revolutionary War Monument (within shouting distance of this marker); Combat Wounded Veterans (within shouting distance of this marker); Korean War (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); S-36 Submarine Memorial (about 300 feet away); A Reflection of Hope (about 300 feet away); Iowa Veterans Memorial (about 600 feet 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.
 
Categories. War, US Civil
 
 
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