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
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.
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Fillmore Block (within shouting distance of this marker); Burlington, Cedar Rapids & Northern Passenger Depot (about 500 feet away, measured in a direct line); Quasdorf Blacksmith and Wagon Shop (about 500 feet 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 •
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 208 times since then and 35 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.