Growing up Patton

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Don’t miss the opportunity to join documentary filmmaker Benjamin Patton, the grandson of the iconic World War II general George S. Patton Jr., as he shares his family legacy and the inspirational wit and wisdom that his grandfather bestowed upon his only son and namesake.

In revealing, never-before-published personal correspondence written between 1939 and 1945, General Patton Jr. espoused his ideals to Benjamin’s father, then a cadet at West Point.   Growing up Patton explores how the Patton cultural legacy lives on, and in the end, reveals how knowing the history of our heritage – famous or not – can lead to a deeper understanding of ourselves.  For more information, visit