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Tuesday, August 21, 2018 - 11:45am
FARMERVILLE — Richard Moran, curator of the Louisiana Maneuvers and Military Museum in Pineville, will be the guest speaker at 4:30 p.m. Thursday at the Union Museum of History and Art in Farmerville.  Moran’s talk will include details of the massive 1941 Louisiana Maneuvers that brought more than 400,000 soldiers to the state and helped prepare America’s military for warfare.   The talk is being held in conjunction with the Union Museum’s current exhibit, “A Call to Arms:  North Louisiana Preps for WWII.” The Union Museum is located at 116 N. Main Street, Farmerville, one block north of the...

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