“Branches Of Honor”
Oakland, Iowa's Veterans’ Monument
Eagles of Honor
You go where we ask, never with complaint
You fight with honor, never demanding praise
You sacrifice greatly, never yielding courage
You always protect our freedoms, never will you fail
Citizens of Oakland
Penned by Michael Knutsen
Bronze Artist Russell Christiensen
Erected by Citizens of Oakland.
Location. 41° 18.537′ N, 95° 23.843′ W. Marker is in Oakland, Iowa, in Pottawattamie County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 6/59 and Oakland Avenue, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 6/59. Click for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oakland IA 51560, United States of America.
Also see . . . Eagles of Honor Veteran Memorials Project. Honoring Pottawatamie County, Iowa, Veterans. (Submitted on April 14, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page has been viewed 108 times since then. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Fort Scott, Kansas. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.