'Hall Of Honor' Working To Preserve Stories Of Purple Heart RecipientsDo you know a military hero who’s been awarded with a Purple Heart? A special place in Orange County wants to preserve their stories and pass them on to younger generations.
Elite U.S. Soldier Killed In Iraq Back In 2005 Has Post Office Named After Him In BrentwoodAfter 9/11, Jose Ruiz volunteered for the Army. After multiple tours in Iraq, he died a hero, protecting his squadron in battle.
Long Island Vietnam Vet Who Gave His Life To Save Platoon To Be Honored With U.S. Postal Service StampOn Jan. 15, 1969, PFC Garfield Langhorn threw himself on a live grenade, saving the lives of all his platoon mates. That was Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s birthday.
Local Soldier Awarded Posthumous Purple Heart For Service In World War IA special honor has been bestowed upon a local soldier, a hundred years in the making.
Uncle’s Purple Heart Brings Long-Lost Cousins Together In The BronxA war hero’s Purple Heart that had been lost for 70 years brought together a long-lost family in the Bronx.
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.