Purple heart medal

WWII WORLD WAR II PURPLE HEART MEDAL TYPE II RIBBON US ARMY 1942-43 ENAMEL

WWII WORLD WAR II PURPLE HEART MEDAL TYPE II RIBBON US ARMY 1942-43 ENAMEL

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.

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.

Backside view of a full size Purple Heart medal, which is a United States military decoration awarded in the name of the President to those wounded or killed, while serving, on or after April 5, 1917, with the U.S. military. With its forerunner, the Badge of Military Merit, which took the form of a heart made of purple cloth, the Purple Heart is the oldest military award still given to U.S. military members. This version features a double 'pin back' clutch with a ribbon lapel bar.

Backside view of a full size Purple Heart medal, which is a United States…

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

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Purple Heart Medal from Medals of America. Each military medal is guaranteed new, official and never surplus. Our veterans inspect and ship each medal to ensure the highest quality.

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❤️

Inspiring: This Is Why Zach Fike Reunites Purple Hearts With Soldiers Who Lost Them Read more: http://www.rd.com/true-stories/inspiring/lost-purple-heart-medals

Why Zach Fike Reunites Lost Purple Hearts With Their Soldiers

Inspiring: This Is Why Zach Fike Reunites Purple Hearts With Soldiers Who Lost Them Read more: http://www.rd.com/true-stories/inspiring/lost-purple-heart-medals

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

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

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