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CRAIG T. KOJIMA / CKOJIMA@STARADVERTISER.COM Nanette Napoleon shows the gravestone for Pvt. J.R. Kealoha
PHOTO COURTESY LIBRARY OF CONGRESS Union soldiers nicknamed this mortar “the Dictator” when it was used in the Siege of Petersburg in 1864. U.S. Army veteran Pvt. J.R. Kealoha participated in the Richmond-Petersburg Campaign from June 1864 to April 1865.