Gravestone Restoration in Des Moines

Not all of the work of the Central Iowa Chapter of Iowa SAR is done in the spit and polish uniforms of the Color Guard.


The week of Sept 14th 2016, member of the Iowa SAR and DAR joined with local volunteers and raised over 2000 sunken veteran’s gravestones and Des Moines’ largest cemetery.


photo from left to right- Iowa SAR member Rick Hickman, Iowa DAR members
Jackie Baker and Judy McNamra Central Iowa Chapter President  Mike Rowley

not pictured but also participating for multiple days, SAR member George DeMoss