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World War II Veterans To Be Honored This Weekend In Augusta

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The Augusta-Richmond County Historical Society will show its appreciation for World War II veterans this weekend.

The oral history project, is known as "Augusta Goes to War" and will celebrate its debut from 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday at the Richmond County Public Library.

"We are working on a body of 800 interviews...their roots are here, as well," says historian Jim Garvey.

The event will include excerpts from the Historical Society's documentary "War Stories: Augusta Area Veterans Remember WWII".

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