Leon “Lee” Ellis is a retired United States Air Force colonel, award-winning author, speaker, and consultant. Ellis gained notoriety when, as a fighter pilot in the Vietnam War, he was shot down, captured, and spent over five years as a prisoner of war in Hanoi and surrounding areas.
In this episode, Lee shares the story of his capture, how he survived and endured to the moment of his release and beyond, and came to experience true and lasting resilience and healing.
Through Lee’s difficult POW experience, 14 principles emerged that helped him and his comrades survive to return with honor. You can learn more about these principles and more at https://www.leadingwithhonor.com.
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