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​​As much as World War II is celebrated in Colorado Springs, the war that preceded it is all but forgotten. World War II veterans have their big monument at Memorial Park - five stories tall with bells to toll in their honor every hour. Veterans of the trenches have just a diminutive doughboy to recall their sacrifice. The bronze statue in Evergreen Cemetery had his rifle stolen sometime in the 1960s. He's left with just a hand grenade to defend the memory of his long dead comrades. But in this centennial year of America entering World War I, vestiges of how the conflict changed Colorado Springs remain evident and the voices of the past can still be heard, or at least read.