|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Jasper County - Colfax
The Highland Cemetery, 663 Boise Street, Colfax, has a Veterans Memorial honoring all veterans with two concrete benches flanking the memorial. Each bench has an identical GAR and WRC plaque. The Veterans Memorial is about 12 feet high made of concrete painted white. The monument and benches were dedicated in 1939. Follow Walnut Street (main N/S street) south of town to the cemetery. The monument is visible from the first entrance. Photos taken 10/8/17.