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Sunday, January 2, 2011
Group fixing ravaged monument in Ga.
Members of the Cincinnati Sons of Union Veterans camp, dismayed at the condition of a monument at the Chickamauga battlefield, decided to do something about it. They have joined with another organization to raise $65,000 to buy 323 new cannonballs and restore the Gen. William Haines Lytle Monument to its 1894 appearance and rededicate it. • Article