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Mason City in Cerro Gordo County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

World War Memorial

 
 
World War Memorial Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
1. World War Memorial Marker
Inscription.

Dedicated to the memory of
the men who entered the
service of their country
from Cerro Gordo County
and who gave their lives
in the World War

[Dedicated] June 24, 1934
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Restored by
Karkadoulias Bronze Art Co.
of Cincinnati, Ohio
with funds donated by
Citizens of Cerro Gordo Co.

Rededicated on November 11, 1993.

Project completed by
The Veterans Affairs Office
in cooperation with
The AHEPA Lodge, VFW, American Legion,
DAV, AMVETS Posts and Auxiliaries.


 
Erected 1934 by Local Chapter Order of American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA).
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the Spirit of the American Doughboy - E. M. Viquesney marker series.
 
Location. 43° 9.263′ N, 93° 12.172′ W. Marker is in Mason City, Iowa, in Cerro Gordo County. Marker is at the intersection of Washington Avenue and 3rd Street NW, on the right when traveling south on Washington Avenue. Click for map. Monument is on the grounds of the Cerro Gordo County Courthouse. Marker is at
World War Memorial Rededication Marker image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
2. World War Memorial Rededication Marker
or near this postal address: 220 North Washington Avenue, Mason City IA 50401, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Replica of the Statue of Liberty (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Mason City Area Veterans Monument (approx. 0.2 miles away); Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away); Cronin-Dexter Camp No. 28 United Spanish War Veterans (approx. 0.2 miles away); The Historic Park Inn Hotel and City National Bank (approx. 0.2 miles away); Mason City Public Library (approx. 0.3 miles away); Vietnam War Memorial (approx. half a mile away). Click for a list of all markers in Mason City.
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsPatriots & PatriotismWar, World I
 
World War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
3. World War Memorial
Cerro Gordo County Courthouse in background
World War Memorial Statue image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
4. World War Memorial Statue
World War Memorial Statue Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
5. World War Memorial Statue Detail
World War Memorial Statue Detail image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 2, 2015
6. World War Memorial Statue Detail
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 129 times since then. Photos:   1. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.   2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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