World War II Student Soldiers

Located on the West Side of Kittredge Hall South of the entrance, lies a plaque dedicated by the University to the 238 men of the US Army Specialized Training program at the University of Puget Sound.

The plaque reads:

"In grateful memory of the 238 men of the U.S. Army Specialized Training Program at the College of Puget Sound, 1943–44, who fought in the historic Battle of the Bulge as soldiers in the Armored Infantry Battalions of the Third Army’s 11th Armored Division. August 11, 1996"