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Purple Heart Medal

Purple Heart - In their bravery, some gave all. Thank you!

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Vintage WWII Purple Heart Medal with Case

Vintage WWII Purple Heart Medal with Case You are viewing an original, vintage WWII Era Purple Heart Military Award medal set. Complete set with ribbon bar and lapel pin with case/box. Reverse of the medal has room for an engraving and says "FOR MILITARY MERIT". No Serial #. Pin assembly on medal is the sew on type. One piece lapel pin. Ribbon bar has the one straight pin on the back. Case has the usual small imperfections found with a case that is 70 years old. Inside of case is nice and clean. Really Nice set overall. You are buying one case, one medal, one ribbon bar and one lapel pin. Comes with 100% Money Back Guarantee. Ships US and INTL with Tracking #. We ship USPS Priority in 1-2 days after payment is received. Returns are accepted as long as it is in its original condition. DMZ Collectibles

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Purple Heart Medal


Quote by Douglas McArthur- American General, Purple Heart awarded, Medal of Honor recipient and more.


A History Of The Purple Heart

Aug 7, 1782 - The "Order of the Purple Heart" is created by President George Washington (1782): A History Of The Purple Heart | by T. Christian Miller


Common Myths About The Purple Heart Medal

Purple - Secondary colour: Purple is symbolic of bravery. The purple in the U.S. military Purple Heart award represents courage. The Purple Heart is awarded to members of the United States armed forces who have been wounded in action.


Vietnam War U.S. Nurse Medal

Three U.S. Navy nurses are decorated with purple heart medals in Saigon to become the first American women to receive the medal for service in the Vietnam War at a ceremony on Jan. 7, 1965. The nurses were wounded in an explosion in Hotel Brink in Saigon, Christmas eve. From left are, Lt. Barbara J. Wooster of Laurel, Md.; Lt. Ruth A. Mason of Goshen, N.Y.; and Lt. Ann D. Reynold of Dover, New Hampshire.


This board is for purple but this is a Purple Heart Medal. It is given to those wounded in battle defending our country. It deserves to be recognized.


Diamond purple heart shape by Apttone, via Dreamstime