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Salem World War I cannon under restoration

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Restoration is underway for the World War I cannon in Salem that was damaged by a hit and run driver back in January. 

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The cannon is now being restored free of charge from West Salem Body shop and the city of Salem.

The only cost will be the replacement of the wooden wagon wheels totaling around $3,700 which will be paid for by the man charged with the crime.

The city hopes to have the cannon fully restored by August before the 100th anniversary of World War I.


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