Conclusion

Naturalization of aliens, June 25, 1918, 310th Cavalry, Fort Ethan Allen, Vt. from the Library of Congress

Based on the lives of these two World War I soldiers, you should have learned that that there is more than one way to become an American citizen.

Immigrants have a different path than people who are born here in America. Through history, the path to citizenship has changed.

What are the steps that an immigrant today would have to go through to become a citizen?

Image: Naturalization of aliens , June 25, 1918, 310th Cavalry, Fort Ethan Allen, Vt. from the Library of Congress