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Purpleheart.jpg....TODAY IS NATIONAL PURPLE HEART DAY.  Awarded for being wounded or killed in any action against an enemy of the United States or as a result of an act of any such enemy or opposing armed forces.

The Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the President to those wounded or killed while serving, Thank you for all those who have served to give us freedom.

Quote by Douglas McArthur- American General, Purple Heart awarded, Medal of Honor recipient and more.

A true leader has the confidence to stand alone. The courage to make tough decisions, and the compassion to listen to the needs of others. He does not set out to be a leader. But becomes one by the equality of his actions and the integrity of his intent.

In honor of my husband:  The Purple Heart Medal.  The Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the President to those who have been wounded or killed while serving on or after April 5, 1917 with the U.S. military.

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In honor of my husband: The Purple Heart Medal. The Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the President to those who have been wounded or killed while serving on or after April 1917 with the U.

The Purple Heart Medal (PH) is a decoration presented in the name of the President of the United States to recognize members of the U.S. military who have been wounded or killed in battle. It differs from other military decorations in that a "recommendation" from a superior is not required, but rather individuals are entitled based on meeting certain criteria found in AR 600-8-22.

The Purple Heart Medal (PH) is a decoration presented in the name of the President of the United States to recognize members of the U. military who have been wounded or killed in battle. It differs from other military decorations in that a "recommendati

U.S. Purple Heart Medal....i love my wounded worrier

August George Washington orders the creation of the Badge of Military Merit to honor soldiers wounded in battle. It is later renamed to the more poetic Purple Heart.

Captain Hilliard A. Wilbanks (1933-1967) USAF. Awarded posthumously Medal of Honor, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Air Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal.

Captain Hilliard A. Wilbanks (1933-1967) USAF. Awarded posthumously Medal of Honor, Distinguished Flying Cross, Purple Heart, Air Medal, Air Force Commendation Medal.

August 7: The Purple Heart medal was first created by General George Washington today in 1782 and reinstituted in 1932. Is there an ancestor or a family member who was awarded a Purple Heart medal? What's the story behind the award and their military service? #familyhistory #military

Happy Veterans Day to the absolute love of my life! Not only is he an Afghanistan war vet but he is also an Purple Heart vet. He is a true American hero and I couldn't be more proud of him. I love you baby❤️

Purple Heart - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.  Dad was awarded one of these.  My brother has it now.  You can buy these now on the internet and it is a disgrace and disservice to all who have earned it.

Purple Heart in presentation case, awarded to a United States Army soldier in World War II. Photo by Jonathunder, available under the Creative Commons Universal Public Domain Dedication.

PURPLE HEART by Patricia McCormick Iowa Teen Award

While recuperating in a Baghdad hospital from a traumatic brain injury sustained during the Iraq War, eighteen-year-old soldier Matt Duffy struggles to recall what happened to him and how it relates to his ten-year-old friend, Ali. Grades 7 up.

Purple Heart Medal - google.com

The Purple Heart is a United States military decoration awarded to those who have been wounded or killed while serving in our military.

Alfred Bettencourt 89, Awarded Bronze Star, Purple Heart

WWII veteran receives belated Bronze Star, Purple Heart for his service in France

Military Order of the Purple Heart of the U.S.A.

Military Order of the Purple Heart of the U. I am interested in joining a local ladies auxilary for san diego. Hope to soon, as the closest one so far is above L.