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Monona County: Onawa
GPS Coordinates: 42.019366 by -96.090816
Civil War Soldier and Cannon
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This is a nice looking monument in a Civil War section at the entrance to the Onawa Cemetery. The monument has red polished granite and a bronze soldier. The height is 15 feet. It was dedicated in 1916 by the Hanscom Post No. 97 GAR. The cannon is a 24 pounder flank howitzer, M1844. The cemetery is on the SE side of town. Take 6th Street south to the cemetery. Photos taken 4/23/08.