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Georgia's Fort Gordon and Fort Benning are among nine Army bases that will be getting new names.

ATLANTA — Georgia’s Fort Gordon and Fort Benning are among nine Army bases that will be getting new names.

The Naming Commission, which Congress created last year to rename military installations named for historical figures with ties to the Confederacy, has developed a list of fewer than 100 names it is considering. The panel will make recommendations to the U.S. House and Senate Armed Services committees by Oct. 1.

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