Ponte Vedra resident to discuss autobiography at senior center


Ponte Vedra resident and decorated World War II veteran Howard “Mike” Spencer will share some of the wartime experiences chronicled in his newly published autobiography in a presentation next week. The public is invited to attend.

To be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 21 at THE PLAYERS Community Senior Center, Spencer’s presentation will feature stories from “One Man’s Journey,” which recounts how Spencer joined the Army Air Corps after Pearl Harbor and flew missions over Europe, earning the Distinguished Flying Cross. In 2016, Spencer received France’s Legion of Honor for his wartime service.