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Friday, August 20 • 5:00pm - 6:30pm
Documentary: Macon Hometown Heroes / Final Words of WWII

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Title: MACON HOMETOWN HERO
Director: Ronald Parker
Run Time: 25:01
Country of Origin: United States
Ratings: None
Synopsis: This film is about a Macon Military African American Hero Who was the First African American Female Colonel.

Title: FINAL WORDS OF WORLD WAR II
Director: Kevin McAfee
Run Time: 61:00
Country of Origin: Italy, United States
Ratings: None
Synopsis: The U.S. 88th Infantry Division, along with the 313th Combat Engineers, battled their way up Italy to push back the Nazis and Mussolini and re-take Europe for the Allies!

This unbelievable feature-length documentary chronicles some of the last remaining survivors of WWII, including Fred Camp. Hear from the men who were there when they liberated Rome and from the family members who supported them during wartime and long after. Military experts and historians provide valuable insight into the moments that changed momentum and helped win World War II.

Hear how Fred fell in love during the Italian campaign, got blown up and nearly buried alive. He married that beautiful young war bride, Rossana Ferretti, in spite of the language and cultural barriers. Would he survive the war to live out the American dream with the love of his life or pay the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom?

To learn more, visit THE FINAL WORDS OF WORLD WAR II website.

Friday August 20, 2021 5:00pm - 6:30pm EDT
Georgia Sports Hall of Fame 301 Cherry St, Macon, GA 31201

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