Designed by Fernando C. Navarro, this memorial consists of five black granite/marble slabs representing the military branches of service. A pedestal has a bronze dedication plaque. On the five slabs are etched dedication inscriptions and the insignias of the Navy, Coast Guard, Air Force, Army and Marines. It was completed on November 10, 1989.
This bronze statue sculpted by Theo A.R. Kitsun depicts a World War I infantryman looking straight ahead, holding a rifle in front of himself with both hands. It is approximately 9 feet tall.
The War Memorial Football Stadium was dedicated on September 18, 1948 in memory of those who served in World War I and World War II.
The Memorial and park area were donated to the City of Odebolt, Iowa by the bankers. Work began in 1916 and was finished and dedicated on Armistice Day, 1921.