Local author Marc Youngquist will discuss his book, The 143rd in Iraq: Boots on the Ground Training Iraqi Police in Spite of It All, a historical account of a Connecticut National Guard Military Police Company’s attempt to recruit, train, and prepare an Iraqi Police Force in 2003-2004.
Copies of the book will be available for sale. Profits from the book will be donated to FIDELCO Guide Dog Foundation.
This program is free and open to the public. Registration suggested. Register online or by calling (860) 349-9544, ext. 1.