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Battle of Marshall commemoration kickoff

November 12, 2012
A year-long commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Battle of Marshall was launched Saturday, Nov. 10, with remarks by local dignitaries, a hands-on demonstration of cannon-firing procedures by Missouri State Museum representative Chris Fritsche, and a lecture by historian James Denny about the circumstances leading to the battle.