Don Crigger is a man on a mission: the Marine veteran who saw action in Vietnam is searching for the owner of a lost Second World War Purple Heart medal, t
Though one of eight American military nurses who died while serving in Vietnam First Lieutenant Sharon Ann Lane. was the only American nurse killed as a direct result of hostile fire. For her service in Vietnam she was awarded the Purple Heart the Bronze Star with V device the National Defense Service Medal the Vietnam Service Medal the National Order of Vietnam Medal and the Vietnamese Gallantry Cross (with Palm).
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Additional awards of the Purple Heart are denoted by oak leaf clusters in the Army and Air Force, and additional awards of the Purple Heart Medal are denoted by inch stars in the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard.
A veteran finally receives his medals after nearly 70 years pass. Earnest Love, 92 of upstate New York talks of his pride after receiving his 8 decorations.