Authentic US Military Purple Heart Medal Ribbon Pin Case Box And Papers by FindingThingz on Etsy

Authentic US Military Purple Heart Medal Ribbon Pin Case Box And Papers by FindingThingz on Etsy

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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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 with the United States military.

Stamp: Purple heart medal (Marshall Islands) (Purple heart medal) Mi:MH 2124,Sn:MH 899

Stamp: Purple heart medal (Marshall Islands) (Purple heart medal) Mi:MH 2124,Sn:MH 899

Purple Heart. http://www.pinterest.com/jr88rules/vietnam-war-memories/  #VietnamMemories

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.

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…

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

Why Zach Fike Reunites Lost Purple Hearts With Their Soldiers - Reader's Digest

Three U.S. Navy nurses are decorated with purple heart medals in Saigon to become the first American women to receive the medal for service in the Vietnam War at a ceremony on Jan. 7, 1965. The nurses were wounded in an explosion in Hotel Brink in Saigon, Christmas eve. From left are, Lt. Barbara J. Wooster of Laurel, Md.; Lt. Ruth A. Mason of Goshen, N.Y.; and Lt. Ann D. Reynold of Dover, New Hampshire.

Vietnam War U.S. Nurse 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

August 1782 – 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.

US Marines Staff Sergeant Timerlate Kirven and Corporal Samuel J. Love Sr. received Purple Heart medals during the battle of Saipan Mariana Islands.

US Marines Staff Sergeant Timerlate Kirven and Corporal Samuel J. Love Sr. received Purple Heart medals during the battle of Saipan Mariana Islands.

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.

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.

vintage US military medal, Purple Heart

Purple Heart - awarded to Boatswain Mate Class Floyd Clark de Vegter, Paul Anthony de Vegter

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.

United States Army - Purple Heart Medal Frame in Newport with Black Suede Mat

United States Army Medal Frame

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