Also known as: Memorial Hall 211--215 N. Main St., Rockford, Illinois
Overview Looking Southeast
This was the first memorials that was a building and not a monument. Originally built as a memorial to veterans of the Civil War and Spanish American War, it is today a memorial to veterans of all wars.
Threatened with demolition in the 1960s to expand a parking lot, many steps have since been taken to preserve the memorial for future generations.