|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Franklin County - Hampton
Civil War Soldier
This monument is in the Hampton Cemetery. It is granite and about 18 feet high. It was erected by the J. W. McKensie Woman's Relief Corps No. 81 in 1907 at a cost of $1100. It is in the NE part of town off Highway 65. The monument is in the center of the cemetery on top of a hill. Photos taken 7/4/08 and 9/3/10.