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World War I: Those who served

A Day two-part series on the centennial of the start of World War I drawn from Connecticut military records, the archives of The Day and online sources. On April 6, 1917, the U.S. declared war on the German Empire. The Day's story includes those southeastern Connecticut residents who served.