Chicago in Cook County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Union Civil War Soldiers
These monuments, which replace the deteriorated original markers, were secured through the efforts of
Camp #1, Chicago, Department of Illinois
Sons of Union Veterans of the Civil War
September 26, 1993
Erected 1993 by General George Armstrong Custer
Camp #1, Chicago, Dept of Illinois, SUVCW.
Topics. This memorial is listed in these topic lists: Cemeteries & Burial Sites • War, US Civil.
Location. 41° 59.197′ N, 87° 40.556′ W. Marker is in Chicago, Illinois, in Cook County. Marker is in Rosehill Cemetery. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 5800 North Ravenswood Avenue, Chicago IL 60660, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Thomas Edwin Greenfield Ransom (here, next to this marker); George B. Armstrong (a few steps from this marker); Co. B. 1st Reg. Ill. L't Artillery. (within shouting distance of this marker); Battery A Chicago Light Artillery (within shouting distance of this marker); Soldiers & Sailors MonumentRosehill Cemetery Entrance (within shouting distance of this marker); Chicago Board of Trade Battery (within shouting distance of this marker); Frances E. Willard (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Chicago.
Also see . . . Rosehill Cemetery. Wikipedia entry (Submitted on June 19, 2022, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York.)
Credits. This page was last revised on June 19, 2022. It was originally submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania. This page has been viewed 313 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on April 29, 2016, by William Fischer, Jr. of Scranton, Pennsylvania.