Izard County, County Judge, Main and Court Sts., County Courthouse, Melbourne. AR 72556: (870) 368-4748; Outdoors. Free.
This is a gilt of the American Legion, erected on the front lawn of the courthouse in about 1930. It is an Italian marble statue of a WWI soldier wearing field uniform and helmet, holding a rifle. On one side of the base is a list of 20 names of soldiers who died in WWI. On another side is a list of those killed in WWII.