|Department of Iowa - Civil War Monuments|
County - Vicksburg
Monument for 3rd Iowa Infantry
The Iowa 3rd was one of the first organized in the state. This monument is on the far Union left. Note the Maltese cross at the peak - this is the symbol for the 16th Corps. The monument is located outside the Military Park on the hill east of the intersection of Wisconsin Avenue and John Allen Street. Photos taken 5/26/13.