“You’re nothing but a coward!” they said. But Desmond Doss still refused to take a weapon into the horrors of WWII. In this inspiring true story by Boonton Herndon, one man’s faith and courage made all the difference at the Hacksaw redemption.
When Desmond knelt by his bunk to pray, his fellow soldiers hurled boots and insults at him. Even his commander wanted to throw him out of the army. But one terrifying day in the vicious battle for Okinawa, dozens of Desmond’s former tormenters lay wounded and bleeding as Japanese bullets rained down. Their fate seemed hopeless, but the intrepid medic quickly proved he was no coward.
The tale of the Hacksaw redemption will keep you riveted to your seat as you discover how Desmond Doss became the first conscientious objector to receive the Medal of Honor. The inspiring true story of integrity and heroism will inspire you to live by the courage of your convictions.
This page-turner is the unabridged version and was also made into the motion picture Hacksaw Ridge. You can find the abridged version at Remnant Publications. The inspiring true story by Boonton Herndon is perfect to share with anyone interested in WWII stories.
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