“Branches Of Honor”
Oakland, Iowa's Veterans’ Monument
Eagles of Honor
You go where we ask, never with complaint
You fight with honor, never demanding praise
You sacrifice greatly, never yielding courage
You always protect our freedoms, never will you fail
Citizens of Oakland
Penned by Michael Knutsen
Bronze Artist Russell Christiensen
Erected by Citizens of Oakland.
Location. 41° 18.537′ N, 95° 23.843′ W. Marker is in Oakland, Iowa, in Pottawattamie County. Marker is at the intersection of U.S. 6/59 and Oakland Avenue, on the right when traveling south on U.S. 6/59. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Oakland IA 51560, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Also see . . . Eagles of Honor Veteran Memorials Project. Honoring Pottawatamie County, Iowa, Veterans. (Submitted on April 14, 2016, 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 April 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 179 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9. submitted on April 10, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.