Marine Sgt. Johanny Rosario Of Lawrence Posthumously Awarded Purple HeartA U.S. Marine from Lawrence killed in the suicide bomber attack during the evacuation mission in Afghanistan late last month has been posthumously awarded a Purple Heart.
Purple Heart Day: Lights To Honor Heroes Across MassachusettsIf you see a purple light this evening, it’s because Friday is Purple Heart Day in Massachusetts and across the country.
Braintree WWII Veteran Finally Receives Purple Heart After 75 YearsA World War II veteran and longtime Stop & Shop employee was honored Saturday in Malden. Seventy-five years after Louis San Miguel was hit in the shoulder by shrapnel while fighting in the U.S Army in Europe, he's finally receiving a Purple Heart.
NH World War II Veteran Dies Less Than Month After Receiving Purple HeartA World War II veteran in New Hampshire who received a Purple Heart last month has died after a battle with bladder cancer.
Lost & Found: War Medals Returned To WWI Veteran’s GrandsonA Tewksbury man received his grandfather's lost medals from World War I, including his Purple Heart.
Newburyport Man On A Mission To Return A Purple HeartThomas Fowler said he wants nothing more than to return the medal to Wandover's family no matter how far away they may live.
Stolen Purple Heart Returned To Plymouth HomeAmong all the family history, there is one heirloom that means the most.
Lost Purple Heart Returned To Canton FamilyA Florida couple stumbled upon Harold Rolfe's Purple Heart medal in a shed.
Mass. Native Among 4 Marines Killed In Shootings At Chattanooga Military FacilitiesA Massachusetts native was one of four marines killed Thursday in a shooting at a pair of Tennessee military facilities.
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.
New Bedford Man Receives Replacement For Son's Stolen Purple HeartThe father of a U.S. Marine killed in the line of duty received a replacement Purple Heart Friday morning.
Burglar Steals Purple Heart From Father Of Soldier Killed In IraqThe 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.
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.
Honor For Hero Marine From Groton Killed In Afghanistanhe 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.
Vietnam Vet Wins Battle, Gets Purple HeartIt took more than 40 years, but today Tom Roy finally holds his Purple Heart.