Monthly Archives: November 2017


Westport Doughboy
By Chris Kuczo, SCSU Journalism student Chris Kuczo a journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. The Westport Doughboy monument, on the town’s Veterans Memorial Green, is a fixture dedicated to the service of the town’s veterans […]

Westport Veterans Memorial Green Includes WWI Monument



Trinity College Battalion
By Sandra Gomez-Aceves, SCSU Journalism student Sandra Gomez-Aceves, a journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. Hans L. Bigler, was a 21-year-old Yale University music student from Meriden when he enlisted to serve in the Great War. […]

Connecticut Students Turned Soldiers During WWI