Tom Eblen

November 9, 2013 9:24 PM

Tom Eblen: Son's project opened book on father's World War II experience

After eight years of interviewing his World War II veteran father, plus a lot of research on his own, Elam published a spiral-bound book in June for his sister, Marta Dorton, and their families. He titled the book after the motto of his father's unit:

To the Last Man


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Tom Eblen


Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.

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