|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Poweshiek County - Montezuma
Civil War Monument and Cannons
There is a red granite Civil War monument, dedicated in 1927, with names of veterans inscribed. The monument, about 8 feet in height, has slightly settled on the right side. Two 24 pounder flank howitzers, M1844, flank the monument. Both howitzers were manufactured at West Point Foundry in 1858. These are located west of Courthouse Square between buildings. It is located left of the GAR Hall. Photo taken 10/26/07.