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Ottumwa in Wapello County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Civil War Memorial

 
 
Civil War Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2015
1. Civil War Memorial
Inscription.

To Heroic Sons

[Bas Relief Panel Titles]
Going to War

Battle

Death

Reconstruction


 
Erected 1919.
 
Location. 41° 1.17′ N, 92° 24.648′ W. Marker is in Ottumwa, Iowa, in Wapello County. Marker is at the intersection of 4th Street and Court Street, on the right when traveling east on 4th Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: Central Park, Ottumwa IA 52501, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 12 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Ottumwa Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Veterans Memorial (approx. half a mile away); Dragoon Trail Historical Site Marker No. 4 (approx. 4.1 miles away); Curtis King (approx. 7.8 miles away); J P Strother (approx. 12 miles away); McHaffey Opera House (approx. 12.1 miles away); Charles M. Martin (approx. 12.1 miles away); Doodlebug (approx. 12.1 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Ottumwa.
 
Regarding Civil War Memorial. The bas relief panels were created by artist David Edstrom.
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, US Civil
 
Civil War Memorial Bas Relief "Going to War" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2015
2. Civil War Memorial Bas Relief "Going to War"
Civil War Memorial Bas Relief "Battle" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2015
3. Civil War Memorial Bas Relief "Battle"
Civil War Memorial Bas Relief "Death" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2015
4. Civil War Memorial Bas Relief "Death"
Civil War Memorial Bas Relief "Reconstruction" image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2015
5. Civil War Memorial Bas Relief "Reconstruction"
Civil War Memorial Dedication image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 11, 2015
6. Civil War Memorial Dedication
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 124 times since then and 7 times this year. Photos:   1, 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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