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Meet veterans who inspired Honor Flight book at signing event

EAST END (FOX19) -

Meet the brave men and women who inspired a dramatic new Honor Flight book paying tribute to and honoring their legacy.

The signing event for “Legacy of Courage: True Stories of Honor Flight Veterans” will be held Dec. 5 at Lunken Airport, 262 Wilmer Ave.

Veterans and the book's authors -  Honor Flight Director Cheryl Popp and veteran, award-winning editor and conservative columnist Peter Bronson - will sign copies between 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

To buy the book,click here.

All Honor Flight merchandise also will be on sale for holiday giving.

The book features stories depicting the courage, honor, sacrifice, gratitude, service and history of the veterans who served our country during World War II and the Korean and Vietnam wars.

It also walks readers through a day in the life of their Honor Flight trip to Washington D.C. and their thrilling stories from combat overseas to the steaming jungles of Vietnam.

The stories celebrate the  “cast of thousands” who make every Honor Flight trip a success. Find out what motivates so many Honor Flight Tri-State volunteers to work so hard to serve the men and women who have served our country.

A Legacy of History chapter details the origins of Honor Flight, history of the national memorials and amazing true stories of things that happen only on an Honor Flight.

There's also columns by beloved World War ll correspondent Ernie Pyle, facts and details about all the wars, a section on the WAVES, WACS, WASP’s, SPARS, Rosie the Riveters and all of the women who helped the war effort. 

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