Union Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Union Soldiers and Sailors Monument

Statue by Roy H. Stewart, 1930

Located at the State Capitol Complex, facing Kanawha Blvd, East of the Governor’s Mansion

This painted sheet copper statue commemorates West Virginia’s soldiers who fought for the Union during the Civil War.

Union Soldier

Union Soldier

 

Images and text courtesy of the Charleston Public Art Guide

Charleston Public Art Guide front cover

Union Soldier
Union Soldier
Union Soldier