Galesburg's military history began in 1861 with the
contribution of Company E, Illinois Volunteer Infantry during the Civil War. Galesburg units have participated in World War I and World War II.
Since 1915 the town has been home to Infantry, Air Defense, and Field Artillery units. The Galesburg Readiness Center was opened in 2007.
362 N. Linwood Road
Galesburg, IL 61401-4517
444TH CHEMICAL COMPANY
BATTERY C, 2-123RD FIELD ARTILLERY
COMPANY I, RECRUIT SUSTAINMENT BATTALION