Salute to Our Veterans annual luncheon at First Christian Church of Fort Myers

Veterans and their families are invited to the 10th annual Salute to Our Veterans luncheon, presented by Lee Health’s Military Support Program.  The event is set for 11 a.m. on Nov. 8 at First Christian Church on McGregor Blvd. in Fort Myers.

This annual event is held in appreciation for all the veterans have done. Mission BBQ will provide lunch.

In addition to the lunch, there will be a program featuring Steve T. Banko III, who served in the United States Army in Vietnam. He was wounded six times and was decorated for combat heroism seven times and his awards include two Silver Stars—the nation’s third highest combat decoration, four Bronze Stars for Valor and four Purple Hearts.

Veterans and their families interested in attending should call (239) 424-3765 and provide their branch of service.