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Polk County: Des Moines
GPS Coordinates: 41.590166 by -93.645266
WRC Monument Woodland Cemetery
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This monument is a granite obelisk about 20 feet high. It is in Woodland Cemetery in Des Moines, Iowa. The entrance is at corner of Woodland and MLK Jr. Parkway. It is located in the GAR section on the east side of the cemetery. The first 3 photos were taken on 9/21/07. The final photo was taken at a wreath laying ceremony on Veterans Day, November 11, 2012 with members of the 49th Iowa Infantry Regiment.