Order of the Purple Heart


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Noun1.Order of the Purple Heart - a United States military decoration awarded to any member of the armed forces who is wounded in actionOrder of the Purple Heart - a United States military decoration awarded to any member of the armed forces who is wounded in action
laurel wreath, medal, decoration, ribbon, medallion, palm - an award for winning a championship or commemorating some other event
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April 11, 1945 was, in Miller's words, "the day that made me a life member of the Military Order of the Purple Heart. The Japanese hit three of our four carriers that same day.
War Department announced the creation of the "Order of the Purple Heart."
Veterans associations, such as the Student Veterans of America (SVA), American Legion, Military Order of the Purple Heart and Vietnam Veterans of America (VVA), are working to amend Title 38 of the U.S.
Said the NHCP: Marcos 'lied about receiving the US Medal of Honor, Silver Star, and Order of the Purple Heart,' a claim he made as early as 1945; his supposed guerrilla unit, Ang Mga Maharlika, was 'never officially recognized, and neither was his leadership of it.' The NHCP further said: US officials 'did not recognize Mr.
the longer you can delay the case, the less likely that that veteran is going to be able to appear in court themselves," said Jason Johns, the national judge advocate for the Military Order of the Purple Heart, a veteran organization.
Commander Leo David Agnew from the Department of Massachusetts Military Order of the Purple Heart presented Mayor Joseph M.
Chase is a student at Granite State College and serves as the Adjutant for the Military Order of the Purple Heart national Region One.
The Paralyzed Veterans of America, the Military Order of the Purple Heart, The Blinded Veterans Association and others serve a specialized group with the name explaining the membership structure.
State Department of Military Order of the Purple Heart - Annual state convention Friday through Sunday at the Holiday Inn, 919 Kruse Way in Springfield; event includes business meeting at 9 a.m.
"This is one tax day I'll never forget," McBride said, as NSO Hansen, members of the DAV Department of Nevada, Military Order of the Purple Heart, VA regional office staff, and family and friends looked on.
Tanya Cobb, a five time wounded veteran of a special forces unit from the Army of the Russian Federation, are devoted members of the Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH)--one of the many service organizations dedicated to providing comfort to the United States most treasured citizenry.
An army of groups lined up to help: the American Legion, Veterans of Foreign Wars, the AMVETS, the Military Officers Association, the Military Order of the Purple Heart, the Bridgeway Center, the Ft.

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