Confederate statue formerly in Louisville, spotted in Brandenburg

Confederate statue formerly in Louisville, spotted in Brandenburg

BRANDENBURG, KY (WAVE) - A confederate statue formerly on UofL's campus is preparing to go to its new home.

The statue was removed from U of L's campus the weekend before Thanksgiving.

We spotted crews putting the base for the monument in place today in Brandenburg.

The statue was given to Louisville in 1895,and commemorates the Kentuckians who died in the Civil War.

It will be part of the Walking History Trail of their Riverfront Park.

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