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Uncle Dale

My great-uncle Dale is an American hero, a Navy sailor who survived the attack on Pearl Harbor and spent the following decades as a civil servant. 73 more words

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Going to War: Part II

Anzio, about 35 miles south of our main objective Rome, was a small resort area prior to the war.  Our initial landing on the beaches had been a great surprise to the Germans as far as our invasion point. 492 more words

Houston Man Returns Purple Heart to Recipient's Family

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(HOUSTON) — A Houston man found a Purple Heart at a friend’s house and returned it to its rightful owner.

The medal was inscribed with the name… 123 more words

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New Ink

I finally got my Purple Heart tattoo in memory of my Grandma! Her favorite color was purple and she passed of a heart attack.. My tattoo is over my pulse so it’s as if the heart is beating.

VIDEO: Hussein Obama destroying a Purple Heart with a blowtorch!

The rich, bored, pubescently soft, white-trash first.

Forget that he has the “right” (for now anyway) to do what he pleases with his possessions because he is fortunate enough to be born American – I assume. 749 more words

We The People

Veterans stand up to "bored" teen caught burning a WWII Purple Heart on camera

“Last year I was in an antique store… and I purchased a WW2 era Purple Heart. Recently I grew very bored and needed to find a means of venting my frustrations.” 226 more words

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