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12:55 PM Sun, Sept. 23rd

Civil War soldier honored at Citizens Cemetery

Courtesy photo

Courtesy photo

A solemn ceremony was conducted at Citizens Cemetery to dedicate a Confederate grave marker on behalf of Private John McNeff, 60th Tennessee Mounted Infantry, who had made his home in Prescott after serving in the War Between the States. Present for the dedication was Pat Atchison, head of the Yavapai Cemetery Association, as well as members of both the Sons of Confederate Veterans and the newly chartered Johnny Reb Chapter of the United Daughters of the Confederacy of Prescott.