Rock Island in Rock Island County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
USA M102, 105mm, Howitzer
Rock Island Arsenal
Topics and series. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military. In addition, it is included in the Medal of Honor Recipients series list.
Location. 41° 31.053′ N, 90° 32.439′ W. Marker is in Rock Island, Illinois, in Rock Island County. Memorial is on Rodman Avenue. This Howitzer is in Rock Island Arsenal Memorial Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rock Island IL 61299, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 6 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. 15-Inch Rodman Gun (a few steps from this marker); USA T131, 280mm, Heavy Motorized Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); Fort Armstrong (approx. 1.2 miles away); Blackhawk Purchase Treaty Commemorative (approx. 1.9 miles away in Iowa); Marion G. Crandell (approx. 2.1 miles away in Iowa); Lincoln and the Black Hawk WarHistoric Davenport / Interstate 80 Bridge (approx. 6 miles away in Iowa); Hero Street, U.S.A. (approx. 6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rock Island.
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