Dows in Wright County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Dows Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial
Ray “Bubba” Sorensen II
we must never forget that the
highest appreciation is not to
utter words, but to live by them.
- J. F. Kennedy
For those veterans
who never heard it,
Honoring Wright County Veteran
American Legion Posts
35, 159, 246, 304, 307, 523, 553
VFW Posts 642, 2612, and 4244
Marker series. This marker is included in the Iowa Freedom Rock Memorials marker series.
Location. 42° 39.383′ N, 93° 29.961′ W. Marker is in Dows, Iowa, in Wright County. Marker is at the intersection of Ellsworth Street and Garfield Street, on the right when traveling east on Ellsworth Street. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Dows IA 50071, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 4 other markers are within 9 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Fillmore Block (within shouting distance of this marker); Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Passenger Depot Quasdorf Blacksmith and Wagon Shop (about 500 feet away); Coulter Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial (approx. 8.7 miles away).
Also see . . . The Freedom Rock & Freedom Rock Tour. (Submitted on October 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.)
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
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Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on October 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 304 times since then and 29 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10. submitted on October 7, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.