|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Cherokee County - Cherokee
Civil War Monument
This is a 17 foot obelisk in Oak Hill Cemetery. It is in the Civil War section in the SE part of the cemetery. It was erected by the "Custer Post No 25 of the Department of Iowa GAR." It is located west of town. Follow Main Street west to the cemetery which is about 1/2 mile out of town. The first photo was taken 4/29/08. The second photo was taken 5/4/14 at a monument re-dedication ceremony led by members of the SUVCW Kinsman Camp.