Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments
Polk County - Des Moines

Courthouse Plaque
On the SE corner of the Polk County Courthouse is a plaque on a boulder honoring Civil War soldiers from the county who enlisted in 1861. The monument was dedicated in 1926. The Courthouse is on the corner of Court Avenue and 5th Street. Photos taken 11/20/07.

Courthouse Plaque Courthouse Plaque