Sgt. Darden reports from France.

Screen Shot 2020-05-05 at 8.10.32 AM.png

Wilson Daily Times, 27 November 1918.

During World War I, the Darden family shared a letter Sgt. Arthur N. Darden sent home from France. Darden described his selection as a “non-commissioned gas officer” training soldiers in “modern chemical warfare” — chlorine, phosgene, and mustard gas.


Leave a Reply