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Here Passed the Dragoon Trail Blazed in 1835 by the First U.S. Dragoons under Colonel Stephen W. Kearny
With the faith and courage oftheir forefathers who madepossible the freedom of theseUnited States The Boy Scouts of America dedicate this replica of theStatue of Liberty as a pledgeof everlasting fidelity andloyalty 40th Anniversary Crusa…
This reproduction of the Liberty Bell was presented to the people of Iowa by direction of The Honorable John W. Snyder Secretary of the TreasuryAs the inspirational symbol of theUnited States Savings Bonds Independence Drivefrom May 16 to July 4,1…
Side 1 Early on the quiet Sunday morning of June 25, 1950 - June 24th in Washington - the North Korean Peoples Army attacked South Korea. They crossed the 38th parallel with 135,000 soldiers and 22 Russian built tanks. This action touched off one …
FrontDedicated to soldiersand patriots of theAmerican Revolutionwho are buried in IowaDecember 28, 1846IowaOur liberties weprize our rightswe will maintainReverseGeorge Perkins, N. and S. Carolina, Lee CountyWilliam Potter, Virginia, Jackson Count…
United States SenatorMDCCCXXIX · MCMVIIIfor forty-three yearsA member of Congress from IowaOldest in serviceWisest in councilA friend of all
To honor those who have served that we may live in freedom.
Front1 of 52 U.S. Submarines lost during WWIILost on her 2nd patrol, January 20, 1942in Makassar Strait, Indonesia.Left ImageU.S. Submarine Veterans World War IIIn memory of all submarines and crews on eternal patrolRight ImageUnited States Submar…
(Front side):Iowa's tribute to the courage, patriotism, and distinguished service of all her soldiers and sailors who fought in the war of the rebellion 1861- 1865 (Back side):Designed By Harriet A. Ketcham MT. Pleasant, Iowa.Located and erecte…
Military Order of the Purple Heart1782 1932 Dedicated to all men and womenwounded in all our wars My stone is red forthe blood they shed.The medal I bearis my Country's wayto show they care.If I could be seenby all mankindMaybe peace willcom…