Civil War Monument


Rock Island County Civil War Monument

The Rock Island County Sheriff’s Department, in conjunction with the Rock Island County Historical Society and the Civil War Roundtable of the Quad Cities, are in the process of raising funds for a restoration project. The Civil War Soldiers’ Monument, which is situated on the northeast corner of the Rock Island County Courthouse lawn, is in dire need of repair.

How to Help:

You make a donation to honor the fallen of Rock Island County. All donations are accepted, and are tax-deductible. Adopt A Rock Island County Civil War Soldier can be completed by a donation of $50. A certificate will be given to donor with the name of solider adopted from the monument.

Make Checks Payable to:
“Rock Island County Historical Society”
C/O Civil War Soldiers’ Monument
Restoration Project
P.O. Box 3384
Rock Island, Illinois 61204

More Information     Photos of Monument

To see a list of names that are on the monument, click on the list.

Rock Island County Civil War Monument Name List

This list contains all of the known names on the monument in alphabetical order. The names in red are probable brothers. Be advised that the names have been in print several times over the years and the spellings are sometimes not the same as what is on the monument.