NASHVILLE, Tenn. (WKRN) – A monument dedicated to Confederate soldiers was found vandalized at Mt. Olivet Cemetery in South Nashville.

The monument was established by women of Nashville and named Confederate Circle, which features a large obelisk.

The 45-foot obelisk marks the graves of some 1,500 Confederate soldiers, whose remains were moved there from Nashville-area battlefields.

News 2 has reached out to the cemetery to learn more about the vandalism.