Creston in Union County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Civil War Memorial
1861 - 1865
Our Country's Defenders
Erected by Woman's Relief Corps of T. J. Potter and Union Posts [Grand Army of the Republic].
Location. 41° 3.281′ N, 94° 22.872′ W. Marker is in Creston, Iowa, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of McKinley Street and Lake Avenue, on the right when traveling south on McKinley Street. Click for map. Memorial is in McKinley Park. Marker is in this post office area: Creston IA 50801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Vietnam Veterans Memorial (a few steps from this marker); Barn (approx. ¼ mile away); Log Cabin (approx. 0.3 miles away); Lincoln No. 5 School (approx. 0.3 miles away); Barber Shop (approx. 0.3 miles away); Depot, Caboose and Signal tower (approx. 0.3 miles away); Creston Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); Phillips 66 Gasoline Station (approx. 0.7 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Creston.
Categories. • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Man-Made Features • Patriots & Patriotism • War, US Civil •
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