|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Linn County - Mt. Vernon
Stacked Rifles Monument
The rifles with bayonets are bronze resting on top of a granite base. The total height is 13 feet. The monument was erected by the WRC in 1916. The cemetery is in the SE part of town - north of Highway 30. The monument is close to the maintenance shed. Photos taken 7/27/10.