PRICE: $5 donation
TIME: 07:00 pmWebsite
The public is invited to a lecture by David Corrigan examining West Hartford's involvement in World War I. The lecture will be held in the Noah Webster House; West Hartford Historical Society, 227 S. Main St., West Hartford, CT. Drawing upon the collections of the West Hartford Historical Society, the Hayes-Velhage American Legion Post 96, and the Museum of Connecticut History, Mr. David Corrigan will present an overview of the town's activities during the war years, focusing on the work of the town's War Bureau and examining the military service of many town residents. The lecture also commemorates the 100th anniversary of the Welcome Home Reception held in honor of returning World War I service members in West Hartford.