Remembering World War I

Below are headlines, local news and miscellany from the Sunday Star newspaper for the second full week of December in 1915. The service records of three WWI Delaware soldiers, Private Arthur Letherbury of Dover, Delaware, Private Jacob Kirby,  and 1st Class Shipfitter George Joseph  Harrington, are also provided. Private Kirby, of the 59th Pioneer Infantry earned the Victor Medal and Two Bronze Stars. Private Letherbury was a painter and tells a harrowing tale of a submarine attack.


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