Creston in Union County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
who served our nation at
the time of war and peace
[Dedicated] May 29, 2000
Erected 2000 by Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1797 and Dedicated Citizens.
Location. 41° 3.432′ N, 94° 21.761′ W. Marker is in Creston, Iowa, in Union County. Marker is at the intersection of Adams Street and Maple Street, on the left when traveling west on Adams Street. Touch for map. Memorial is on the grounds of the former CB&Q Railroad Depot. Marker is at or near this postal address: 116 West Adams Street, Creston IA 50801, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Chicago, Burlington, and Quincy Railroad Depot (a few steps from this marker); Burlington Route NE-10 Waycar #13513 (about 700 feet away, measured in a direct line); Vietnam Veterans Memorial (approx. one mile away); Civil War Memorial (approx. one mile away); Barn (approx. 1.1 miles away); Lincoln No. 5 School (approx. 1.1 miles away); Depot, Caboose and Signal tower (approx. 1.1 miles away); Barber Shop (approx. 1.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Creston.
Categories. • Patriots & Patriotism • War, Korean • War, Vietnam • War, World II •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on August 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 178 times since then and 26 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on August 8, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.