GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. — Local veterans from WWII, the Korean War, Vietnam War, and war in Iraq and Afghanistan were at the book signing of "Operation Rumination" by Rick Vuyst at Schuler Books Friday night. 

Vuyst interviewed veterans from World War II to current Army Blackhawk pilots for the book. 

"What I learned from these people was priceless," said Vuyst. 

The book has stories of battle, courage and life.

Armed Forces Day is on Saturday, May 18. 

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