National Purple Heart Day

I saw this posted today on the Department of Defense Instagram:

It’s briefly mentioned on Wikipedia: – look for August 7. It was first recognized in 2014 according to this link – YouTube video celebrating this year’s event: (around 34 seconds long).

Let’s remember the sacrifice that people who earned the Purple Heart as some gave their lives to earn it.

About Wichita Genealogist

Originally from Gulfport, Mississippi. Live in Wichita, Kansas now. I suffer Bipolar I, ultra-ultra rapid cycling, mixed episodes. Blog on a variety of topics - genealogy, DNA, mental health, among others. Let's
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1 Response to National Purple Heart Day

  1. SLIMJIM says:

    God bless those who are recipients of the Purple heart

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