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Savannah city council to consider confederate memorial recommendations

Confederate Memorial in Forsyth Park. (Source: WTOC) Confederate Memorial in Forsyth Park. (Source: WTOC)
SAVANNAH, GA (WTOC) -

Savannah City Council will vote Wednesday on a motion whether to adopt certain recommendations to the Forsyth Park Confederate Memorial. This includes changing the monument's name to the "Civil War Memorial."

There is also a recommendation to add a new bronze plaque re-dedicating the monument to all of those who died in the Civil War, not just the Confederate soldiers.

These recommendations were put forward by a task force.

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