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Purple Heart

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Afghanistan Veteran From NH Being Honored With Purple Heart

A New Hampshire man is being honored with a Purple Heart following his service in Afghanistan.

03/28/2014

Joseph Ford holds his son's replacement Purple Heart Friday May 24th. (Photo by Bree Sison)

New Bedford Man Receives Replacement For Son’s Stolen Purple Heart

The father of a U.S. Marine killed in the line of duty received a replacement Purple Heart Friday morning.

05/24/2013

Stolen Purple Heart

Burglar Steals Purple Heart From Father Of Soldier Killed In Iraq

The father of a young marine killed in Iraq says he’s heartbroken after someone stole a purple heart medal and special coin from his home.

05/17/2013

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Falmouth Marine Sgt. Receives Purple Heart

Marine Sgt. Brian J. Nelson doesn’t often think about that night in late September 2006 when he and four others led a convoy back to base in Anbar province, Iraq.

12/22/2012

(photo credit: Lowell Sun)

Honor For Hero Marine From Groton Killed In Afghanistan

he military is awarding its third-highest combat decoration to a U.S. Marine from Massachusetts who was killed after saving colleagues in battle in Afghanistan.

07/14/2012

Tom Roy's Purple Heart

Vietnam Vet Wins Battle, Gets Purple Heart

It took more than 40 years, but today Tom Roy finally holds his Purple Heart.

06/01/2012

Hingham Police Officer John Marquardt

Hingham Police Officer Returns From Afghanistan To Hero’s Welcome

Hingham Police Officer John Marquardt earned a Purple Heart and a Medal of Valor during his deployment.

05/02/2012

(photo credit: Lowell Sun)

Silver Star For Groton Marine Killed In Afghanistan

The military is awarding its third-highest combat decoration to a U.S. Marine from Massachusetts who was killed after saving colleagues in battle in Afghanistan.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–04/28/2012

Paul Hayes was arrested in connection with the assault. (Photo credit: Portsmouth, New Hampshire Police)

Purple Heart Veteran Attacked Outside NH Sports Bar

Police in Portsmouth, New Hampshire have made a second arrest in an attack that left a distinguished veteran seriously injured.

07/18/2011

(Credit: Wikipedia Commons)

Female Soldier From Middleboro Awarded Purple Heart

Deidra Neeley became the first female soldier ever in Massachusetts to receive a Purple Heart on Saturday.

05/21/2011

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