Tomb of the Unknown Soldier Exhibit

  • Overview

    To commemorate the 100th anniversary of the dedication of the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier in Arlington Cemetery on 11 November, 1921, Highland Park American Legion Post 374 will provide an exhibit which will include a 1/2 size replica of the Tomb with signage explaining the purpose of the exhibit. Two sentries will stand one hour watches for 24 hours on 11 November 2021, to honor this important event in our history. Spectators can drive by or park in Post 374's lot for a closer look throughout the day. Post 374 is located at 3712 2nd Ave, Des Moines, IA 50313.