|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
O'Brien County - Sutherland
Civil War Monument
This is an attractive 24 foot obelisk that was erected in 1920. Soldiers' names are listed on 3 sides of the monument. See below the inscription on the west side of the monument and the list of soldiers on the south side. Also see the monument to James P. Martin, the last Veteran to die in Iowa, which is located only a few feet away to the southeast.. These monuments are in Waterman Cemetery SE of town on Highway 10. They are in the center of the cemetery. Photos taken 9/23/21.