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Civil War Monument Moved & Re-dedicated

Posted: Sun 9:17 PM, Jun 12, 2016 |

Updated: Sun 11:01 PM, Jun 12, 2016
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ROCKFORD (WIFR) -- A Civil War memorial finds a new home after sitting in the same spot for nearly nine decades.

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A five gun salute and cannon firings helped commemorate the event. The memorial boulder is now at the triangle plot at Bolivin and Ellsworth in the Churchill's Grove neighborhood. A flag pole holding a 35 star flag was also put in place.

More, including video: http://www.wifr.com/content/news/Civil-War-Monument-Moved--Re-dedicated-382640141.html
 
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