Gary M. DeRigne
Gary DeRigne is frequent speaker to groups of all kinds, entertaining listeners with his stories of the Vietnam War and its aftermath, and encouraging their support for America’s veterans and their families. To schedule a talk or book signing, contact him at Gary@GaryDeRigne.com.
A portion of the proceeds from the sale of each copy of Angie’s War are donated to non-profit veterans’ organizations, such as: Veterans Community Project, at www.VeteransCommunityProject.org; St. Michael’s Veterans Center, at www.smvets.org; Iraq and Afghanistan Veterans of America, at www.IAVA.org.
Gary served as an Army infantryman and platoon sergeant in the Vietnam War, an experience that indelibly altered his spirit, and his life. Since the war he has been a husband; a father and grandfather; a youth baseball and soccer coach; a business executive; an entrepreneur, a philanthropist; an adjunct professor of ethics and corporate social responsibility; and a Storyteller, a novelist and speaker. He lives near Kansas City with his wife, Kitty, close to his sons and their families. Angie’s War is Gary’s second novel, a sequel to One Young Soldier.