One thousand soldiers from Warren County served in World War I. Residents proudly supported the war effort by supplying civilian volunteers for duty on the home front and soldiers to fight overseas. One hundred and fifty men from Western Kentucky State Normal School and Ogden College signed up for the Students' Army Training Corp (SATC). Of Warren County's enlisted men, 64 died.
World War I flying ace, Victor Strahm,ca. 1920. Strahm received the French Croix de Guerre for bravery in action.
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