|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Union County - Creston
Civil War Soldier in Park
This monument is in a nice setting in McKinley Park in Creston. It is granite and is about 15 feet high. It was dedicated in 1911. Recently, a very attractive entrance has been updated with flags, landscaping, and benches. From downtown, take Adams Street west to McKinley Street. The monument is visible from McKinley and Lake Avenue. Photos taken 5/16/09.