World War One was called ‘The Great War’ in 1917 when no one then living could conceive that there might be another. The hostilities affected the entire world, including the citizens of New Hampshire.
2017 is the 100th anniversary of the United States’ entry into the conflict. On April 6, 1917 we joined our allies, Great Britain, France and Russia. Major General John Pershing commanded more than 2 million soldiers for America. Continue reading