Rockford in Winnebago County, Illinois — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
"No more fitting memorial could be erected to the men who fought, than a hall such as this..... a hall beautiful because of the uses to which it is consecrated."
Erected 1966 by Winnebago County Board.
Location. 42° 16.36′ N, 89° 5.599′ W. Marker is in Rockford, Illinois, in Winnebago County. Marker is on North Main Street south of West Jefferson Street, on the right when traveling north. Touch for map. Marker is located in front of the west or main entrance steps to Veterans Memorial Hall and Museum. Marker is at or near this postal address: 211 North Main Street, Rockford IL 61101, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 1 other marker is within 13 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Stillmans Defeat (approx. 12.2 miles away).
More about this marker. Marker is carved from a single block of granite.
Categories. • War of 1812 • War, French and Indian • War, Mexican-American • War, Spanish-American • War, US Civil • War, US Revolutionary •
Credits. This page was last revised on July 12, 2016. This page originally submitted on July 11, 2016, by Leanne Wright of Rockford, Illinois. This page has been viewed 386 times since then and 75 times this year. Photos: 1, 2. submitted on July 11, 2016, by Leanne Wright of Rockford, Illinois. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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