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Sigourney in Keokuk County, Iowa — The American Midwest (Upper Plains)
 

Veterans Memorial

 
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2015
1. Veterans Memorial
Inscription.

This memorial is dedicated
to the men and women
of Keokuk County
who have served
their country

They counted not their
lives dear unto themselves


 
Erected by Leo R. Farmer American Legion Post No. 19.
 
Location. 41° 20.014′ N, 92° 12.3′ W. Marker is in Sigourney, Iowa, in Keokuk County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (State Highway 149) and Washington Street, on the left when traveling south on Main Street. Touch for map. Memorial is at the NW corner of the county courthouse grounds. Marker is at or near this postal address: 101 South Main Street, Sigourney IA 52591, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 3 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Birthplace of Boys and Girls Rural Clubs (a few steps from this marker); Civil War Memorial (within shouting distance of this marker); Court of Keokuk County and Keokuk County Court House (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line).
 
Categories. Patriots & PatriotismWar, KoreanWar, VietnamWar, World II
 
Veterans Memorial image. Click for full size.
By William Fischer, Jr., October 10, 2015
2. Veterans Memorial
Keokuk County Courthouse in background
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 177 times since then and 27 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 2, 2015, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.
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