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Woodbury County: Correctionville
GPS Coordinates: 42.473433 by -95.771633
Civil War Monument
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This is an attractive 16 foot granite obelisk. Inscriptions on the south and east sides of the monument are shown below.The north side reads "William Baker Post No 298 Department of Iowa." The west side says "This stone is sacred to the memory of all Soldiers and Sailors and Marines who served the United States 1861-1865 wherever their ashes may lie known or unknown." The cemetery is on the east side of town. Take 1st Street east to the cemetery. The monument is on the far north side of the cemetery. Photos taken 9/26/21.