|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
Fayette County - Elgin
Civil War Monument
This is an unusual monument with "Victory" laying a wreath on a kneeling Civil War soldier. The woman, soldier and flag are of bronze and rest on a 9 foot granite base. It was dedicated in 1917. It is in the north part of Elgin. Take Railroad Street north from Main Street to the cemetery. Photos taken 3/25/08.