Blacks in the Connecticut National Guard

a pictorial and chronological history, 1870 to 1919
  • 87 Pages
  • 2.17 MB
  • English
New Haven Afro-American Historical Society , New Haven
Connecticut. National Guard -- History., African American soldiers -- Connecticut -- His



StatementErnest Saunders.
LC ClassificationsF105.N4 S28
The Physical Object
Pagination87 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4567287M
LC Control Number77083734

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This issue highlights the first person to take advantage of a Connecticut law that granted blacks equal membership to the Connecticut National Guard. (AP Photo/Susan Haigh) Hunched over a lighted magnifying machine, Christine Gauvreau spent months scrolling through reels of microfilm of black-owned and operated Connecticut newspapers, preparing.

Connecticut, unlike many states, did not issue medals to its Mexican border veterans, nor did it build a monument to them, as it did for its Spanish-American War veterans.

The United States issued medals to both its Regular Army veterans and the National Guard. The National Guard Association of Connecticut & the Connecticut State Library are proud participants in the Connecticut premier featuring the state's most famous War Hero and unofficial member of the Connecticut National Guard.


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The Connecticut State Archives holds an extensive amount of military records in various archival collections. In particular, the finding aid to Record GroupRecords of the Military Department should be consulted when looking for service records, especially for the Civil War era.

© United States National Guard ELIGIBILITY. What It Takes; How to Join; Basic Training; Prior Service; Fitness Calculator. From the Reconstruction period through the American intervention in World War One, the Connecticut National Guard was consistently one of the best-organized and funded Guard establishments in the United States.

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As state militia units, the units in the Connecticut Air National Guard are not in the normal United States Air Force chain of command. National Guard Unit Map Every state has a number of National Guard units — men and women that were, until recently, most often called upon to service during times of natural disaster.

The Connecticut Air National Guard has two main bases within the state located in East Granby and Orange. These units perform two unique missions training and preparing their citizen-airman to respond to the Governor of Connecticut for state emergencies or the call of the President in times of crisis.

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A detailed account of African-American life in the Northeast during World War II, carefully preserved in the basement of the Connecticut State Library, has. The Official Website for the Air National Guard. Skip to main content (Press Enter).

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Catlin’s service in the Pennsylvania National Guard, which lasted untilpreceded federal legislation passed in that formally allowed blacks to serve in the National Guard.

According to the opinion, "periods spent as a full-time member of the National Guard, while in the armed forces of the United States under orders issued pursuant to either Title 10 or Title 32 of the United States Code, qualify as "vesting service" under Connecticut General Statutes § i(j) and as "credited service" under Connecticut.