Bob Carter, left. President and CEO of The Friendship Centers accepted the print on behalf of the Centers.
Ronson, who served in the battle of Iwo Jima and Okinawa, is a resident of Long Boat Key who through this gift hopes to ensure that future generations of Americans never forget the sacrifices made by his fellow soldiers.
“In my eyes, every guy who was in combat was a hero,” he said.
Ronson served as part of the Navy’s Landing Craft Infantry from 1944 to 1956. A noted philanthropist and member of the Friendship Centers Board of Governors, Ronson established the Harold Ronson Endowed Fund at the Institute on World War II and the Human Experience at Florida State University.