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Civil War Festival and Monument Dedication

Posted on Tuesday, April 8, 2014 at 2:16 pm

civil war festival and monument dedication

On Saturday, April, 19, Cumberland Mountain Rifles Camp 386, Sons of Confederate Veterans, will be dedicating a monument commemorating the 150-year anniversary of the January 20, 1864 Skirmish at Tracy City. In addition to the dedication, Camp 386 will hold their annual Confederate Heritage Festival. The festival will include a classic car cruise-in, cannon firing, an infantry demonstration, a living history campsite, guest speakers, and more. The event will be held at the Tracy City Mini Park from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. with a dedication ceremony at 1:00 p.m. Pictured are members of Camp 386 setting the new monument.