A century later, the memories of World War I soldiers preserved
WNPR - 04/06/2017
April 6, 2017 marks 100 years since the United States officially entered the First World War — igniting the journey for thousands of young men to the deadly trenches of Europe.
This hour, we learn about the soldiers and hear how Connecticut was one of just a few states with records that explained how some of these men viewed their service.
Edward Gutiérrez – History Professor at Northeastern University, Hartford native, author of Doughboys on the Great War: How American Soldiers Viewed Their Military Experience