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Commemorating The Civil War Battles For Chattanooga

A view from Lookout Mountain, TN.
A view from Lookout Mountain, TN.

(aired Thu 11/18/21)

Starting this weekend and ending on Thanksgiving Day, Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park will host a series of tours and hikes to commemorate the Civil War Battles for Chattanooga.

Chris Young is a ranger at the Park.

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