7th Regiment Memorial: W69
Sculptor: John Quincy Adams Ward
1830-1910 • USA
Standing bravely with his hands resting on a rifle before him, this soldier honors those who acrificed their lives for America during the Civil War.
This memorial, which stands on a grassy incline overlooking the nearby West Loop in Central Park, pays homage to the 58 men of the 7th Regiment who gave their lives defending the Union.