Americans won’t forget the sacrifice made.
1940s: Westport during World War II
- During the Second World War Westport formed the Westport Defense Unit in 1941.
- Later that year on December 8, the town completed an air-raid drill; followed the next year with a total blackout air-raid drill state wide along the coast.
- In 1943 the ???? family of Westport was recognized as having more sons, eight in total, serving in the military than any other.
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