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Lewis in Cass County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial

Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II

 
 
Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
1. Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

Hitchcock House
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In sparsely settled Cass County
an entire company was enlisted
in Lewis, 1862.

Company I 23rd Infantry
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Maj. Belle Reynolds
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[Mounted Veteran Paver Bricks]


 
Location. 41° 18.335′ N, 95° 4.711′ W. Marker is in Lewis, Iowa, in Cass County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street and 5th Street, on the right when traveling east on Main Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: City Park, Lewis IA 51544, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. World Wars Memorial (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Mormon Trail (approx. 0.6 miles away); Memorial Building (approx. 0.6 miles away); The Mormon Pioneer Trail / A Road and River, Well Traveled (approx. 0.8 miles away); Fighting Slavery – Aiding Runaways (approx. 1.3 miles away); Rev. George B. Hitchcock House
Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
2. Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
(approx. 1.3 miles away); The Mormon Pioneer Trail / A Warm Welcome on the Nishnabotna (approx. 1.3 miles away); Veterans Memorial (approx. 5.9 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Lewis.
 
Also see . . .
1. The Freedom Rock and Freedom Rock Tour. (Submitted on April 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
2. Hitchcock House on the Underground Railroad. (Submitted on April 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
3. 23rd Iowa Volunteer Infantry Regiment. (Submitted on April 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
4. Major Belle Reynolds. (Submitted on April 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
5. Major Belle Reynolds at Civil War Women. (Submitted on April 11, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
 
Categories. Abolition & Underground RRPatriots & PatriotismSettlements & SettlersWar, US Civil
 
Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
3. Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
4. Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial Pavers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
5. Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial Pavers
Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial Pavers image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
6. Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial Pavers
Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
7. Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial Artist image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., April 3, 2016
8. Lewis Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial Artist
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 15 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8. submitted on , by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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