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The Stamford Historical Society Presents

Pride and Patriotism: Stamford’s Role in World War II
Online Edition

The Exhibit

A Walk Through the Exhibit
The Halliday Gallery

Ordnance by Yale & Towne
Ordnance produced for the Royal Artillery, England, 1939-1940
by Yale & Towne Mfg. Co.
Donor was a machinist who worked on their manufacture.
Gift of Henry Thomas Stephens 1986.S833
Model of Luders boat PGMI18
Model of Luders boat PGMI18, laid down 29 September 1943,
launched 23 January 1944.
Gift of model builder Joseph F. Kelliher 2003.16

War Ration Book and stamps

War ration book War ration stamps

Red Cross

Red Cross poster     Red Cross uniform
Poster and Uniform Courtesy Stamford Red Cross Chapter Stamford

Downtown Service Roll

Postcard of Stamford Service Roll, click for more
Postcard of Downtown Service Roll
memorial slats, Wheeler brothers
Slats Courtesy Walter H. Wheeler III

The Red Gallery
The Hallway
Opening Day Photos

KILROY WAS HERE drawn by Mort WalkerIntroduction
Stamford Service Rolls
Exhibit Photos
Opening Day