Digital Discussion: How Edsel Ford and Ford Motor Company helped win World War II

Fort Myers Edison and Ford Winter Estates 2350 McGregor Blvd, Fort Myers, Florida 33901


During World War II, the Ford Motor Company played an essential role in arming the United States for success. Much of this success can be attributed to Edsel, the only son of Henry and Clara Ford.

While battling stomach cancer, Edsel helped create an assembly at the Willow Run plant that produced crucial B-24 Liberator aircrafts. Join Holly Shaffer, Site Program Manager, to learn about the Ford Company's role in the war.

This is a free Digital Discussion. Visit to register.

This program will take place on October 12, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. 

Posted by: Edison and Ford Winter Estates

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