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The film received a 10-minute standing ovation at the Venice Film Festival. The film is set to be released in early November.

[5][6][7] His mother raised him as a devout Seventh-day Adventist and instilled Sabbath-keeping, nonviolence, and a vegetarian lifestyle in his upbringing. On October 12, 2020, the Lynchburg Virginia Area Veterans Council dedicated a plaque at his former childhood home to commemorate the Desmond T. Doss Veterans Home.

"See, here's the thing, I can't be my dad. I think it addresses a lot of what people are struggling with today — What do they believe? [54] The issue features Corporal Desmond Doss along with another Medal of Honor recipient, Lieutenant Charles Q. But I needed him to know that whatever had been, had been, and as far as I was concerned it was behind us.

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He learned to drive on a tractor, but once talked a naval crew into letting him pilot a nuclear submarine — "It was like steering the Empire State Building." He said that whatever he did was made possible only through that God, and if there was to be glory, it should go to God, not him. My dad's not the only person that's ever demonstrated this power and transmuted it into a practical equivalent — taken it out of the conceptual and theoretical, and put it into everyday boots on the ground, hands on the wheel, stuff. From the time I was a little kid, people were asking me — Do you want to grow up to be like your dad? [55], 20th-century US soldier and Medal of Honor recipient, Chattanooga National Cemetery, Chattanooga, Tennessee. Only Official Desmond Doss Website. Doss is portrayed by Andrew Garfield,[42] who was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actor for his performance,[43] and won Critics' Choice Movie Award for Best Actor in an Action Movie,[44] and Satellite Award for Best Actor – Motion Picture. Doss refused to kill an enemy soldier or carry a weapon into combat because of his personal beliefs as a Seventh-day Adventist. ", Do you think that came solely from his religion, or do you think it was something else about his upbringing?

[1][5], After being hospitalized for difficulty breathing, Doss died on March 23, 2006, at his home in Piedmont, Alabama. On October 25, 2016, the City of Lynchburg, Virginia, awarded a plaque in his honor to Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy. [22] Frances died three years later on February 3, 2009, at the Piedmont Health Care Center in Piedmont, Alabama.[23][24]. Desmond T. Doss Remembered 75 Years After Heroic Actions in WWII May 5, 2020 Our school has been honored to celebrate and remember Desmond T. Doss for many years now. The title was sanctioned by the United States Congressional Medal of Honor Society. Donations to Trinity Broadcasting Network are Tax Deductible to the extent permitted by law. [16] Doss remarried on July 1, 1993, to Frances May Duman. With magnificent fortitude he bound a rifle stock to his shattered arm as a splint and then crawled 300 yards over rough terrain to the aid station. [47], In 2018, World Media Rights Productions in conjunction with ITV Studios[48] produced an episode of Real Story Of... that concentrated on Hacksaw Ridge and Desmond Doss. On 2 May, he exposed himself to heavy rifle and mortar fire in rescuing a wounded man 200 yards forward of the lines on the same escarpment; and two days later he treated four men who had been cut down while assaulting a strongly defended cave, advancing through a shower of grenades to within eight yards of enemy forces in a cave's mouth, where he dressed his comrades' wounds before making four separate trips under fire to evacuate them to safety. Williams. He knew I was there but I couldn't have a conversation with him. "I'm glad Mel did it. [16][20] Dorothy died on November 17, 1991 in a car accident (Desmond was driving and lost control of the vehicle). So I just crawled in bed with him. The school was founded by the Lynchburg Seventh-Day Adventist Church, the home church of Desmond Doss during his years in Lynchburg. I think he must have sensed that somehow, even though he didn't make any noise about it.". [41] The film was released nationwide in the U.S. on November 4, 2016, to positive reviews.

I just can't. He's not the only one that had that idea. Desmond Doss Jr. said for years that producers tried to turn his father's story into a film, but it never worked out until Director Mel Gibson came along. When I got up, I knew I loved my dad again. ", "Hacksaw Ridge: The men who went to war without firing a single bullet", "Andrew Garfield vies for Best Actor Oscar with "Hacksaw Ridge, "Super Fit Andrew Garfield Wins Best Actor Award for Hacksaw Ridge Action Movie at Critics' Choice Awards", "Ciné-Télé-Revue en gravitation aux Satellite Awards", "The Real Story of … Series 2-World Media Rights", "IMDb The Real Story of Hacksaw Ridge full cast", "Desmond Doss Conscientious Objector: The Story of an Unlikely Hero", "Redemption at Hacksaw Ridge: The Gripping True Story That Inspired The Movie", "The Birth of Hacksaw Ridge: How It All Began", "Beyond glory: Medal of Honor heroes in their own words: extraordinary stories of courage from World War II to Vietnam", "North America: Filmmaker Documents Story of Desmond Doss", "Desmond T. Doss Christian Academy, a Seventh-Day Adventist school in Lynchburg, Virginia", "Obituaries:Desmond Thomas Doss, Sr., MOH", "Medal of Honor recipients World War II (A–F)", United States Army Center of Military History, "Burial Set April 3 At National Cemetery For Medal of Honor Winner Desmond Doss", "The Real 'Hacksaw Ridge' Soldier Saved 75 Souls Without Ever Carrying A Gun", "Desmond Thomas Doss collection: Veterans History Project (Library of Congress",, American military personnel who served in the Pacific theatre of World War II, United States Army Medal of Honor recipients, Conscientious objector Medal of Honor recipients, People from the Anniston–Oxford metropolitan area, World War II recipients of the Medal of Honor, CS1 maint: BOT: original-url status unknown, Short description is different from Wikidata, Wikipedia articles with SNAC-ID identifiers, Wikipedia articles with WORLDCATID identifiers, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License. We did chores. Awaiting the litter bearers' return, he was again struck, this time suffering a compound fracture of one arm. Rank and organization: Private First Class, United States Army, Medical Detachment, 307th Infantry, 77th Infantry Division.

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