Winterset in Madison County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
Winterset World War I Memorial
Erected by the people of Madison County, Iowa, as a grateful tribute to the memory of its soldiers and sailors.
[Red Granite Cemetery Assocation marker]:
This plot of ground was donated by the Cemetery Association to the War Memorial Association as a place to perpetuate the memory of Madison County soldiers who sacrificed their lives in the war against Germany and her Allies.
Location. 41° 19.793′ N, 94° 0.556′ W. Marker is in Winterset, Iowa, in Madison County. Marker is on East Summit Street 0.1 miles south of South Fourth Street, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Winterset IA 50273, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Winterset Veterans Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Birthplace of John Wayne (approx. ¼ mile away); Cutler - Donahoe Covered Bridge - 1870 (approx. ¼ mile away); The Delicious Apple (approx. 0.3 miles away); Winterset Civil War Memorial (approx. 0.4 miles away); 70, 72, 74 Court Avenue 101 North John Wayne Drive (approx. 0.4 miles away); 68 Court Avenue (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Winterset.
More about this marker. This Memorial is towards the northern end of the Winterset, Iowa, Cemetery.
Categories. • War, World I •
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