Rock Island in Rock Island County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
15-Inch Rodman Gun
Topics. This memorial is listed in this topic list: Military.
Location. 41° 31.05′ N, 90° 32.444′ W. Marker is on Rock Island, Illinois, in Rock Island County. Memorial is on Rodman Avenue. The Rodman Gun is located 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 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. USA M102, 105mm, Howitzer (a few steps from this marker); USA T131, 280mm, Heavy Motorized Gun (within shouting distance of this marker); Camp McClellan (approx. 0.9 miles away in Iowa); Diedrich Busch House (approx. one mile away in Iowa); Old Main, Augustana College (approx. one mile away); Roland Harned House (approx. one mile away in Iowa); Wm. Radcliff House (approx. 1.2 miles away in Iowa); George Copeland House (approx. 1.2 miles away in Iowa). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rock Island.
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