WWII Soldier's Lost Purple Heart Being Given To NYC MuseumMembers of Sgt. George Sahlmann's family will be present for a ceremony Monday evening at Manhattan's Museum of Jewish Heritage. His Purple Heart and other medals were acquired from a military collector.
Lost Medals Returned To Vets, Families On National Purple Heart DayEight lost medals will be returned to veterans or their family members at Federal Hall in Lower Manhattan on National Purple Heart Day.
Long-Lost Purple Heart Medal Reunited With Late Recipient's FamilyNo one knows exactly when the Purple Heart went missing, but it was found 12 years ago in Nyack.
'I've Regretted Not Serving In Many Ways': Veteran Gives Trump Purple HeartRepublican nominee Donald Trump was given a Purple Heart by a veteran on Tuesday.
Woman's Mission To Honor Her Father's War Legacy Leads To Unexpected DiscoveriesA daughter's mission to honor and recognize her father's war legacy lead to an unexpected and emotional family discovery.
LI WWII Veteran Awarded Purple Heart Decades After Fierce Battle With GermansA World War II veteran finally has the Purple Heart that he earned in a fierce and legendary battle against the Germans.
New Jersey Couple Honored With Flag, Purple Heart For Service During World War IIA New Jersey couple received a special honor on Thursday, one that was decades in the making. The husband and wife were celebrated for their heroism in serving in World War II.
World War II Veteran From New Jersey Receives Purple Heart AwardThe presentation of the award, for being wounded in combat, was made by Rep. Bill Pascrell, who worked to correct the oversight.
Wounded Soldier's Salute In Hospital Bed Moves NationAn American soldier who was injured in Afghanistan has brought the nation to tears from his hospital room.
Purple Heart Returned To World War II Hero's Family On Long IslandThe medal was award to Staff Sgt. Arnold Haapala, originally from Elmont, who was killed in the invasion of Normandy during World War II.
Bronx Family Gets War Hero's Purple Heart 70 Years After His DeathCarmelo DiGregorio received the Purple Heart in 1943 after being severely wounded in the third battle of Guadalcanal.
Mineola World War II Vet Awarded Bronze Star, Purple Heart In CeremonyRay Vaz, 88, was belatedly presented with a Purple Heart and a Bronze Star during an emotional ceremony with Rep. Carolyn McCarthy.