Friday April 21 from 5-7pm

Apr 21 5:00 pm

Exhibit Opening and Lecture: Southeast CT WWI Letters

in Partnership with the Stonington Historical Society

La Grua Center, in partnership with the Stonington Historical Society, will host an exhibit of WWI letters, photographs, and memorabilia collected from residents from our region and from the archives of the Stonington Historical Society from April 21-May 10.

During the exhibit, George King, Director of the Ambulance 255 Project, will speak about and have on display a 1916 Model T Ford ambulance that is representative of the 1,200 ambulances that were donated by Americans and driven by American volunteers for three years in France before the US entered World War I.

Exhibit opening 5-7pm; George King will speak at 6pm.  

Open to the public.

Suggested donation $5.