Remembering World War II – Rags to Riches: The Story of Audie Murphy

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  • June 23, 2019 | 2:00 pm

Free. Ages 13+. Hear the amazing story of Audie Murphy. Born to a poor family in Texas, Audie joined the Army after the attack on Pearl Harbor. He earned 33 awards for his service, making him the most decorated American soldier of World War II. After the war, Audie became an actor and made 44 feature films and even played himself in a movie based on his military service. Join living historian, Charles Wissinger, as he presents the riveting story of Audie Murphy’s rise from poverty to decorated soldier and Hollywood star. Information: 652-3409.