purple heart http://wamc.org en Purple Heart Hall of Honor, Inc. http://wamc.org/post/purple-heart-hall-honor-inc <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span>Located in New Windsor, New York, the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor commemorates the extraordinary sacrifices of America's servicemen and service women who were killed or wounded in combat. The mission of the Hall of Honor is to collect and preserve the stories of Purple Heart recipients from all branches of service and across generations to ensure that all recipients are represented.</p><p>To tell us more we are joined by the Executive Director of the <a href="http://www.thepurpleheartinc.com/">Purple Heart Hall of Honor, Inc.</a>, Andrew Komonchak.</p><p> Mon, 16 Jun 2014 15:12:00 +0000 Joe Donahue 92697 at http://wamc.org Purple Heart Hall of Honor, Inc. HV Resident To Receive Service Medals http://wamc.org/post/hv-resident-receive-service-medals <p>A New York Congressman Thursday is presenting a Purple Heart and other medals to a Korean War veteran in the Hudson Valley.</p> Thu, 05 Sep 2013 12:48:10 +0000 Allison Dunne 72926 at http://wamc.org HV Resident To Receive Service Medals Purple Heart Commemoration in NY's Hudson Valley http://wamc.org/post/purple-heart-commemoration-nys-hudson-valley <p>A Memorial Day ceremony marking the 80th anniversary of the Purple&nbsp;Heart medal is set for New York&#39;s Hudson Valley.&nbsp; WAMC&rsquo;s Tristan O&rsquo;Neill reports&hellip;</p><p>The National Purple&nbsp;Heart Hall of Honor says the event will feature the presentation of Purple&nbsp;Hearts to two veterans.</p><p>The event is Monday afternoon in New Windsor, near the U.S. Military Academy at West Point.</p> Mon, 28 May 2012 11:32:51 +0000 Tristan O'Neill 39899 at http://wamc.org Purple Heart Commemoration in NY's Hudson Valley