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Monumental work

Courtesy photo | BDN
Courtesy photo | BDN
Monumental work The 1136th Transportation Unit of the Maine National Guard assisted the Orono Historical Society in its Phase II restoration of Orono’s Civil War Monument on Aug. 2 by removing the monument’s pedestal in Webster Park and transporting it for repairs to the studio of Peter Crockett at Argyle Iron Works. Phase I, restoration of the soldier statue was completed in July under the direction of Peter Crockett. The restoration project has been supported by contributions from Orono residents, former residents,businesses, service groups and veterans organizations.

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