|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Mitchell County - St. Ansgar
Claus Clausen Plaque
Rev. Clausen was a noted Norwegian Lutheran theologian and a prominent citizen of St. Ansgar. He was also a chaplain of the 15th Wisconsin Infantry Regiment, known as the Scandinavian Regiment. It was said he was very popular with the soldiers in the regiment. The plaque is located on the south side of the City Park surrounded by playground equipment. Photos taken 3/14/08.