Michelle Ann Kratts

“Rush to Join Uncle Sam’s Sea Forces…”

In Off to War on December 7, 2012 at 6:06 pm

By December 10, 1941, Niagara men (and some Canadians) were willing to lay down their lives for their country.

They were accepted for enlistment at the United States Post Office building in Niagara Falls. Following the attack on Pearl Harbor it remained open 24 hours a day, seven days a week in order to handle recruits.

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