North Branford
By Michael Apotria, SCSU Journalism Student Michael Apotria, journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework in World War I. North Branford’s two World War I monuments, both boulders with identifying plaques, sit about a mile apart. One rests on […]

Dual Monuments Honor North Branford’s War Dead


By Matthew Johnson, SCSU Journalism student Matthew Johnson, journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. The Soldiers & Sailors Monument in downtown Stamford honors the men and women who served in World War I. Initially […]

Stamford’s Soldiers & Sailors Monument Honors War Service


By Courtney Luciana, SCSU Journalism student Courtney Luciana, a journalism student at Southern Connecticut State University, reported this story in 2017 as part of Journalism Capstone coursework on World War I. Flanking Derby Avenue alongside Yale’s baseball and football facilities, a bronze plaque and flagpole commemorate the World War I […]

Yale Fields Serve as Backdrop for 102nd Regiment Monument