Rock Island Arsenal

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390 Rodman Avenue
Rock Island, IL 61299
(309) 782-6001

About

The Rock Island Arsenal comprises 946 acres, located on Arsenal Island, originally known as Rock Island, on the Mississippi River between the cities of Davenport, Iowa, and Rock Island, Illinois .It lies within the state of Illinois . It is home of First Army headquarters.The island was originally established as a government site in 1816, with the building of Fort Armstrong. It is now the largest government-owned weapons manufacturing arsenal in the United States.It has manufactured military equipment and ordnance since the 1880s.In 1919–1920 one hundred of the Anglo-American or Liberty Mark VIII tanks were manufactured, although too late for World War I. It is designated as a National Historic Landmark.Established as both an arsenal and a center for the manufacture of leather accoutrements and field gear, today it provides manufacturing , logistics ,and base support services for the Armed Forces.The Arsenal is the only active U.S. Army foundry, and manufactures ordnance and equipment, including artillery , gun mounts, recoil mechanisms, small arms, aircraft weapons subsystems, grenade launchers ,weapons simulators, and a host of associated components.Some of the Arsenal’s most successful products include the M198 and M119 towed howitzers, and the M1A1 gun mount. About 250 military personnel and 6,000 civilians work there.The 2000 census population was 145.

(Source: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rock_Island_Arsenal/)

Directions

Directions
Directions Driving (from Iowa) To the Moline Entrance
Take Interstate 74 to the River Drive exit and turn left. Go two blocks and just before the overpass turn right and follow the ramp up to Moline Bridge to the Arsenal.

Directions Driving (from Illinois using I-74)
To access the Rock Island Arsenal from Illinois using I-74 take I-74 West to the 7th Avenue exit. Turn left onto 7th Avenue and follow to 14th Street. Turn right and go straight down the street and up the ramp to the Moline Bridge to the Arsenal.


Quick Reference

Emergency Services
(302) 782-6116

Public Affairs
(302) 782-1121

Education Services
(302) 785-5895

Equal Employment Opportunity
(302) 782-2548

Housing Office
(302) 782-2376

Chaplain
(302) 782-0910

Family Advocacy Program
(309) 782-0829

Island Oasis Café & Grill
(309) 782-2805

Legal Office
(309) 782-1443

Financial Readiness
(309) 782-0815


Base Surroundings

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Base Listings

The numbers for Fairchild Air Force Base have low accuracy due to its unique utilization. Entire companies are rotated through on a regular basis, so large portions of the phone directory are subject to change without notice. Please contact the base operator at (509) 247-1212 if you experience any difficulty reaching your desired contact.

Name Level Name Phone
Army Continuing Education Center Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-2065
Automotive Skill Shop Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-8631
Barber Shop/ Haircut Center Rock Island Arsenal (309) 793-5340
TRICARE Advisor Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0800
Army Sustainment Command Chaplain Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0910
Child Development Center Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-2816
Children & Youth Services Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0791
Legal Assistance Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-1443
Civilian Personnel Advisory Center Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-1206
Commissary Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-4614
U.S. Army Health Clinic - Exceptional Family Member Program Enrollment Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0805
Exceptional Family Member Program- Family Support Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-4736
American Red Cross of the Quad Cities Area Rock Island Arsenal (309) 743-2166
Army Emergency Relief Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0815
Post Exchange Rock Island Arsenal (309) 788-4940
Family Advocacy Program Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-3049
Army Community Service Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0829
Finance Office Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-7819
RIA Credit Union Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-3052
Arsenal Island Golf Course Rock Island Arsenal (309) 793-1601
Community Fitness Center Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-6787
U.S. Army Health Clinic Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0805
Transportation Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-1360
Housing Office Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0605
Military ID Card Office Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0596
Information & Referral Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0829
Lending Closet Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0816
(Family Morale Welfare and Recreation) Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0573
Army Military Clothing Sales Rock Island Arsenal (309) 788-2547
Financial Readiness Program Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0815
Military Personnel Support Army Sustainment Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-4464
Relocation Assistance Program Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0816
Sheridan’s Island Food Services Rock Island Arsenal (309) 793-4337
Civilian Personnel Office Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-1105
School Age Services/Youth Services Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-7544
School Liaison Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-2526
Family Employment Readiness Program Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0815
Schedule Airline Ticket Office Rock Island Arsenal (800) 788-7286
Quad Cities Out Patient Clinic Rock Island Arsenal (563) 332-8528
Sexual Assault Prevention and Response Program Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-3773
Rock Island County WIC Rock Island Arsenal (309) 794-7070
Youth Services Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-7544
Army Continuing Education Center Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-2065
Automotive Skill Shop Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-8631
Barber Shop/ Haircut Center Rock Island Arsenal (309) 793-5340
TRICARE Advisor Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0800
Army Sustainment Command Chaplain Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0910
Child Development Center Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-2816
Children & Youth Services Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-0791
Legal Assistance Rock Island Arsenal (309) 782-1443