Purple Heart

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Victim In Texas Parade Crash Accused Of Lying

An ex-police officer from Georgia who was injured in a train accident during a veterans parade in Texas is accused of lying about receiving a Purple Heart medal and was arrested Wednesday, Cherokee County sheriff’s officials said.


Medals earned by a Huntsville veteran who was among the thousands who landed in Normandy during World War II have been replaced after they were stolen. (Photo credit  MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Georgia Marine’s Purple Heart Marks A Milestone

MARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — A U.S. Marine from suburban Atlanta has become the first Georgian to receive a Purple Heart under new rules designed to honor military members who suffer brain injuries. Monroe Seigle, a […]