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Dixie Division Honored with Monument in Jackson

JACKSON, Miss. – A new monument honoring the 31st Infantry Division, better known as the Dixie Division now stands in the capital city.

A dedication ceremony Thursday honored the division’s 21,000 members from WWI to the Korean War and its supporting units. Several Veterans showed up to pay tribute.

A few Korean War veterans were able to tell their stories.

Gene Bagwell:

Dr. Tom Logue:


On the monument it reads, “It Shall Be Done.”

The Dixie Division is the 7th oldest regiment in the United States.

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