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War Emblem to retire in KY

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GEORGETOWN, KY (WAVE) - A Kentucky Derby winner will make his way back to the Bluegrass state to retire.

The 2002 Derby champ War Emblem will reside at Old Friends in Georgetown, Kentucky when he returns from Japan in fall 2015.

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Old Friends is a thoroughbred retirement center. The farm is also the home to 1997 Derby winner Silver Charm.

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