Marker Logo HMdb.org THE HISTORICAL
MARKER DATABASE
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
“Bite-Size Bits of Local, National, and Global History”
 
 
 
 
 
 
156 entries match your criteria. The first 100 are listed. The final 56 ⊳
 
 

Military Order of the Purple Heart Historical Markers

Markers relating to the Military Order of the Purple Heart for combat wounded members of the United States armed forces.
 
Purple Heart Memorial (on far left) image, Touch for more information
By Mark Hilton, April 24, 2016
Purple Heart Memorial (on far left)
1Alabama (Covington County), Andalusia — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded
To Honor Covington County Purple Heart RecipientsMap (db m94900) WM
2Alabama (Cullman County), Cullman — Combat Wounded VeteransMilitary Order of the Purple Heart — 1782-1932 —
Dedicated To The Recipients Of The Nation's Oldest Military Decoration "The Purple Heart" Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 - 1932 My stone is red for the . . . Map (db m101168) WM
3Alabama (Cullman County), Cullman — PFC Patrick BatesCullman County, Alabama
K Company 3rd Battalion, 3rd Marine Division Last American soldier killed in combat, WWII. Shot in back of ear, right side, by a Japanese sniper in Guam. Buried, Punchbowl National Cemetery, Honolulu, Hawaii Map (db m101098) HM WM
4Arizona (Maricopa County), Phoenix — Father Albert Braun O.F.M.Born September 5, 1889 Died March 6, 1983
Father Albert was a young missionary and teacher to the Mescalero Apaches in New Mexico and other tribes in Arizona. Father Braun was an Army chaplain in World War I and World War II receiving the Purple Heart and two Silver Stars for his . . . Map (db m26830) HM
5Arizona (Pinal County), Sacaton — Military Order Purple Heart of the U.S.A.
Military Order Purple Heart of the U.S.A. 1782 - 1932 Dedicated to KIA-MIA-WIA In memory of tribal members by Military Order of Purple Heart Sun Lakes, Arizona Chapter 1958 in the year 2000 [ Lower Plaque: ] This . . . Map (db m40341) HM
6Arkansas (Benton County), Bella Vista — Purple Heart
In 1782 General George Washington created a new military badge for Enlisted Men and Non-Commissioned Officers called the Badge of Military Merit. This was the forerunner of the Purple Heart that we know today. The award fell into disuse until . . . Map (db m90776) HM WM
7Arkansas (Lawrence County), Walnut Ridge — To Honor Robert P Bush1919 - 2010
. . . Map (db m174004) WM
8Arkansas (Sebastian County), Fort Smith — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
. . . Map (db m92352) WM
9Arkansas (Washington County), Fayetteville — Purple Heart Memorial
Purple Heart Memorial Combat Wounded Veterans Dedicated May 20, 2005Map (db m78035) HM
10California (Fresno County), Fresno — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to the recipients of this nation's oldest military decoration "The Purple Heart" 1782 The Military Order of the Purple Heart 1932 My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they . . . Map (db m41059) HM
11California (Plumas County), Portola — Western Pacific 106 "Charles O. Sweetwood"Business Observation Passenger Car
The unique history of this passenger car makes it one of the most important artifacts in the museum's collection. When built by the famous Pullman Company in 1917, this car was named the "Pioneer" and was part of Pullman's executive lease fleet, . . . Map (db m163303) HM
12California (Sacramento County), Sacramento — Sacramento Purple Heart Memorial
Purple Heart Memorial front: My Stone Is Red For The Blood They Shed The Medal I Bear Is My Country's Way To Show They Care If I Could Be Seen By All Mankind Maybe Peace Will Come In My Lifetime Purple Heart Memorial top: . . . Map (db m114107) HM WM
13California (San Francisco City and County), San Francisco — 49 Fourth Street
On this site, the famous “49 Fourth Street” location of the United States Selective Service Induction Center, tens of thousands of San Franciscans and other Northern Californians were inducted into military service during World War II . . . Map (db m72617) HM
14California (Shasta County), Igo — Military Order of the Purple Heart MemorialNorthern California Veterans Memorial
Combat Veterans Wounded-My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime.Map (db m104604) WM
15Connecticut (New Haven County), New Haven — Combat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to All Men and Women Wounded in All Our Wars Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782   1932 My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be . . . Map (db m93211) WM
16Delaware (New Castle County), New Castle — Wounded Combat Veterans Memorial — Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all wars —
. . . Map (db m68261) WM
17Delaware (New Castle County), Newark — Purple Heart Trail in Delaware
Dedicated by Governor Jack A. Markell and the Military Order of the Purple Heart Department of Delaware July 27, 2011 The National Purple Heart Trail memorializes those heroic soldiers, sailors, airmen and marines who have had the . . . Map (db m186858) WM
18District of Columbia (Washington), Barney Circle — Leonard P. Matlovich
Never Again 6 July 1943 Never Forget 22 June 1988 A Gay Vietnam Veteran When I was in the military they gave me a medal for killing two men and a discharge for loving one. [Presidential plaque on grave . . . Map (db m141894) WM
19District of Columbia (Washington), Brightwood — To Count So High (Beacon), 2017Tommy Bobo — Custom software, LED light bulbs, and existing light posts —
This year marks the centennial of the first armed forces personnel qualifying for a Purple Heart. Over the last century 1.9 million Americans have been awarded a Purple Heart for loss of life or injury in combat. To Count So High honors those . . . Map (db m125298) HM WM
20Florida (Brevard County), Merritt Island — Combat Wounded VeteransVeterans Memorial Center
Dedicated to the recipients of the nation’s oldest military decoration “The Purple Heart” My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind . . . Map (db m164817) WM
21Florida (Clay County), Starke — Leonard A. Funk, Jr.508th Parachute Infantry Regiment — Camp Blanding Museum & Memorial Park —
First Sergeant 508 Parachute Infantry Regiment 1943 – 1945 Outstanding Leader Magnificent Soldier Cherished Friend United States Awards Congressional Medal of Honor: 29 Jan. 1945, Holzheim, Belgium. Distinguished . . . Map (db m177422) WM
22Florida (Clay County), Starke — Purple HeartCamp Blanding Museum & Memorial Park
Awarded for Wounds or Death as Result of an Act Of an Opposing Armed Force Dedicated to All Those Who Shed Their Life’s Blood In the Cause of FreedomMap (db m177723) WM
23Florida (Escambia County), Pensacola — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to all the men and women who are recipients of the nation's oldest military decoration the Purple Heart. The path traveled is red from the blood I shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be . . . Map (db m177625) WM
24Florida (Okaloosa County), Eglin AFB — Combat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to All Men and Women Who Are Recipients of the Nation’s Oldest Military Decoration The Purple Heart My Stone Is Red For The Blood They Shed The Medal I Bear Is My Country’s Way To Show They Care If I Could Be Seen By All . . . Map (db m102523) WM
25Florida (Pinellas County), Dunedin — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to the recipients of this nation’s oldest military decoration, “The Purple Heart” Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 • 1932 My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show . . . Map (db m13956) HM
26Florida (Santa Rosa County), Milton — Combat Wounded VeteransSanta Rosa County
Dedicated To All The Men And Women Who Are Recipients Of The Nation's Oldest Military Decoration "The Purple Heart" Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 - 1932 . . . Map (db m99910) WM
27Georgia, Griffin — Pfc. Mickey E. GoodmanU.S. Army
1923 - Jan. 17, 1945 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190415) WM
28Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — 1st Lt. Frederick D. MeltonU.S. Army
Aug. 15, 1924 - Oct. 3, 1944 Killed in action World War IIMap (db m190385) WM
29Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — 2nd Lt. T.I. "Billy" Hawkins, Jr.U.S. Army Air Corps
1918 - April 16, 1943 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190406) WM
30Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Cpl. Henry E. MiddlebrooksU.S. Army
March 20, 1929 - Feb. 7, 1951 Killed in action KoreaMap (db m190383) WM
31Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Cpl. M.H. HunterU.S. Marine Corps
Jan. 24, 1927 - March 15, 1951 Died in service Korean WarMap (db m190625) WM
32Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Cpl. W.E. KenerlyU.S. Army
Feb. 6, 1948 - Jan. 31, 1968 Died in service Vietnam WarMap (db m190442) WM
33Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — LCpl James Thomas HarrisU.S. Marine Corps
Dec. 18, 1947 - Dec. 29, 1966 Died in service Vietnam WarMap (db m190463) WM
34Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Pfc. Wiley Gwin KingU.S. Army
March 7, 1919 - April 14, 1945 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190536) WM
35Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Pvt. Robert A. UnderwoodU.S. Army
1913 - May 8, 1944 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190568) WM
36Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Pvt. Samuel Leon CookU.S. Army
1920 - Nov. 4, 1944 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190558) WM
37Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — SFC. R.L. "Bobby" Hollar, Jr.U.S. Army
April 13, 1970 - Sept. 10, 2005 Died in Service War on Terror Operation Iraqi FreedomMap (db m190409) WM
38Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Sgt. A. C. LongMedic U.S. Army
Oct. 20, 1928 - May 14, 1952 Died in service Korean WarMap (db m190336) WM
39Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Sgt. Hoke S. Cooley, Sr.U.S. Army
1915 - Feb. 21, 1945 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190500) WM
40Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Sgt. Hugh Dorsey JohnsonU.S. Army
1918 - Dec. 7, 1944 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190569) WM
41Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Sgt. Ravel A. AppleU.S. Army
Oct. 13, 1918 - Nov. 16, 1942 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190573) WM
42Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — Sgt. Robert L. CrowderU.S. Army Air Corps
Sept. 28, 1920 - Jan. 7, 1946 Died in service World War IIMap (db m190524) WM
43Georgia (Spalding County), Griffin — SSgt. Chesley GilbertU.S. Marine Corps
March 3, 1910 - Nov. 30, 1950 Died in service Korean WarMap (db m190369) WM
44Illinois (Cook County), Chicago — Sgt. Leonard MatlovichThe Legacy Walk
Sgt. Leonard Matlovich (Gay U.S. Military Pioneer) (1943 - 1988) Leonard Matlovich followed in his father's footsteps and volunteered for service in the Air Force. He served three tours of duty in Vietnam where he received a Bronze . . . Map (db m183658) HM
45Illinois (Monroe County), Waterloo — Combat Wounded VeteransPurple Heart Monument
In honor of all who lost their lives or were wounded in combat in any war All gave some some gave allMap (db m182218) WM
46Indiana (Allen County), Fort Wayne — Purple Heart Tribute Memorial
This Purple Heart tribute is provided in remembrance of all combat wounded veterans who have made the supreme sacrifice for their country. May their noble virtues live forever in our memory.Map (db m73447) WM
47Indiana (Huntington County), Huntington — Order of the Purple HeartPurple Heart Memorial
Established by George Washington and first designated as The Badge of Military Merit, the Purple Heart is awarded in the name of the President of the United States to any member of the Armed Forces who, while serving under competent authority in . . . Map (db m161518) HM WM
48Iowa (Decatur County), Leon — Decatur County Freedom Rock Veterans Memorial"Some gave all. All gave some." — Ray "Bubba" Sorensen II —
Let us never forget!!! D. Darrell Johnston Silver Star • Bronze Star Purple Heart Korean War POW-MIA You Are Not ForgottenMap (db m89225) WM
49Iowa (Page County), Clarinda — Vernon J. BakerFirst Lieutenant, Infantry, US Army Company C — 370th Regiment, 92nd Inf Division —
One of 7 African-Americans to receive the Medal of Honor for WWII Awarded January 13, 1997 Clarinda High School Graduate 1939 For conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity at the risk of his own life above and beyond the call of duty in . . . Map (db m87435) WM
50Iowa (Polk County), Des Moines — Combat Wounded Veterans
Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 1932 Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my Country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by . . . Map (db m42145) WM
51Kansas (Geary County), Junction City — Purple Heart Memorial
Top Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars Middle right My stone is red for the blood they shed. the medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my . . . Map (db m43968) HM
52Kansas (Geary County), Junction City — Purple Heart Trail in Kansas"Freedom Isn't Free" — Dedicated to the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines Wounded or Killed in Action —
On 13 May 2003, Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius, proclaimed the Eisenhower Insterstate Highway System in Kansas, as the "Purple Heart Trail." This trail memorializes those heroic service members who have had the Purple Heart medal bestowed on . . . Map (db m32715) HM WM
53Kansas (Harper County), Harper — U.S. (Army) Sgt. Willsun Marcus Wayne MockBorn: December 19, 1982 - KIA: October 22, 2006 — "Strength and Honor" —
Son of Ann E. Reida and Michael W. Mock Grandson of Alro and Louise Reida Serving in "Operation Iraqi Freedom" on his second tour and was killed in action, Baghdad, Iraq. He earned his 1st Bronze Star in the Battle of Fallujah in 2004 and . . . Map (db m62824) WM
54Kansas (Harvey County), Sedgwick — Purple Heart Trail in Kansas"Freedom Isn't Free" — Dedicated to the Soldiers, Sailors, Airmen, and Marines Wounded or Killed in Action —
On 13 May 2003, Kansas Governor Kathleen Sebelius, proclaimed the Eisenhower Insterstate Highway System in Kansas, as the "Purple Heart Trail." This trail memorializes those heroic service members who have had the Purple Heart medal bestowed on . . . Map (db m56916) HM WM
55Kansas (Leavenworth County), Leavenworth — CPL David M. UngerIn Memory Of — Freedom Is Not Free —
. . . Map (db m86736) WM
56Kansas (Leavenworth County), Leavenworth — Jeremy A. KatzenbergerIn Memory Of — Freedom Is Not Free —
SSG, US Army DOB 11-2-84 DOD 6-11-11 KIA Operation Enduring Freedom 3rd Plt, B Co, 1/75 Ranger Bn Pakita Province, Afghanistan [Bronze Star Medal and Purple Heart]Map (db m86749) WM
57Kansas (Leavenworth County), Leavenworth — Jeremy Lee DrexlerIn Honor Of — "He Made A Difference" —
July 20, 1980 - May 2, 2004 KIA - Operation Iraqi Freedom 1st Cavalry, 91st Engineers [Purple Heart]Map (db m86746) WM
58Kansas (Leavenworth County), Leavenworth — William J. MulvihillIn Memory Of — Freedom Is Not Free —
SPC, US Army DOB 8-27-87 DOD 8-1-08 KIA Operation Enduring Freedom 3rd Bridgade, 1st Infantry, A Company Asadabad, Afghanistan [Bronze Star Metal and Purple Heart]Map (db m86737) WM
59Kansas (Lyon County), Emporia — PFC Floyd Everett Campbell
In Recognition of the 2nd Marine Division Asian-Pacific Campaign World War II The Battle for the Gilbert Islands In Memory of Pfc. Floyd Everett Campbell Killed in action during the amphibious landing on Tarawa 20 November 1942 Purple Heart . . . Map (db m49839) WM
60Kansas (Lyon County), Emporia — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
. . . Map (db m49826) WM
61Kansas (Sedgwick County), Wichita — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars. Military Order of the Purple Heart, 1782/1932. “My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen . . . Map (db m56651) HM
62Kentucky (Ballard County), Wickliffe — Private First Class Robert Monroe HammondsUnited States Army
Division Patch ☆ Silver Star ☆ Purple Heart ☆ Regimental Crest Private First Class Robert Monroe Hammonds was born on January 9, 1926, the second of six children of Rufus D. and Jettie T. Hammonds. A native of Wickliffe, . . . Map (db m180132) HM WM
63Kentucky (Barren County), Glasgow — Barren County Purple Heart Memorial
This memorial commemorates the sacrifice of those Barren Countians who received the Purple Heart for injury or death as the result of enemy action. They bled and died that we the protected might live in freedom. May we ever be mindful of their . . . Map (db m88121) WM
64Louisiana (East Baton Rouge Parish), Baton Rouge — Purple Heart Ship
On December 07, 2018, the Honorable Sharon Weston Broome, Mayor-President of the City-Parish of East Baton Rouge, in cooperation with the Louisiana Naval War Memorial Commission and the Military Order of the Purple Heart -- Red Stick Chapter 177, . . . Map (db m134215) HM WM
65Louisiana (East Baton Rouge Parish), Baton Rouge — The Purple Heart Trail
On August 9, 2017 the Metropolitan Council of the City of Baton Rouge and the Parish of East Baton Rouge proclaimed: "the citizens of the East Baton Rouge Parish and the City of Baton Rouge are profoundly appreciative of the selfless sacrifice . . . Map (db m159952) WM
66Louisiana (Jefferson Parish), Kenner — Purple Heart
Awarded to combat wounded veterans by the United States government, and founded by General George Washington on August 1, 1782. There is no exclusion by war or branch of service. The common bond is that they have given their own blood for . . . Map (db m115038) HM WM
67Maine (Cumberland County), Portland — Major Charles J. Loring, Jr.Loring Memorial
This memorial circle honors Major Charles J. Loring, Jr. and was erected by the Loring family in 2000 with support by the City of Portland. During his 50th Korean mission flying over Sniper Ridge, Major Charles J. Loring was hit repeatedly by . . . Map (db m186464) HM
68Maine (Penobscot County), Bangor — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans — 1782 • Military Order of the Purple Heart • 1932 —
. . . Map (db m106942) WM
69Maine (Penobscot County), Bangor — World War II Memorial
(Front) World War II Memorial 1941-1945 Dedicated to the more that 112,000 Mainers who served in that war 2,551 gave their lives for our freedom The jeep was a vehicle universal to all branches of the U.S. Armed Services (Side) . . . Map (db m62466) WM
70Maryland (Baltimore), Little Italy — In Loving MemoryJohn A. Pica, 1924 - 2002 and Antoinette Pellegrini Pica, 1928 - 1988
John A. Pica, 1924 - 2002, served his country in World War II, son of Antonio and Maria Grasso Pica; devoted brother to Francesco Pica, Marie Gaise, Josephine Nocar and Grace Licata; father of State Senator John A. Pica, Jr. and Maria. John . . . Map (db m162323) HM WM
71Massachusetts (Barnstable County), Bourne — Military Order of the Purple Heart
Military Order of the Purple Heart Dedicated To All Combat Wounded Veterans Map (db m183517) WM
72Massachusetts (Bristol County), Mansfield — The Purple Heart Medal
The Purple Heart Medal Was Originated by General George Washington, Commander-In-Chief Of The Continental Army By Order from His Newburgh, New York Headquarters On August 7, 1782 For Distinguished Valor And Designated As The Badge Of Military . . . Map (db m158290) HM WM
73Massachusetts (Worcester County), Worcester — The 65th Infantry Regiment / El Regimiento Del 65 De Infantería
Honor and Fidelity The 65th Infantry Regiment, one of the largest and best-trained in the U.S. Eighth Army, arrived in Korea on 23 September 1950. Its first mission took place on September 28, when it assaulted a strongly-defended . . . Map (db m151868) HM
74Massachusetts (Worcester County), Worcester — The Honorable Paul V. Mullaney Plaza
Born in Worcester on November 22, 1919 South High School - 1938 College of the Holy Cross - 1942 Boston College Law School - 1948 United States Marine Corps - First Lieutenant World War II - 1942 - 1946 Korean War - 1950 - 1952 . . . Map (db m151811) HM WM
75Michigan (Kent County), Grand Rapids — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to the men and women wounded in all our wars preserving the freedom of the United States Combat Wounded My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind . . . Map (db m190049) WM
76Mississippi (Warren County), Vicksburg — Combat Wounded VeteransMilitary Order of the Purple Heart — 1782-1932 —
Dedicated To The Recipients Of The Nation's Oldest Military Decoration "The Purple Heart" My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all . . . Map (db m109895) WM
77Missouri (Gasconade County), Owensville — Lest We Forget
In memory of those who sacrificed their lives World War I World War II Korea Vietnam Desert Storm In Got We Trust [Plaque behind the memorial:] Memorials Flag poles donated by the family . . . Map (db m139823) WM
78Missouri (Jasper County), Webb City — The Military Order of The Purple Heart
The Purple Heart was established by General George Washington in 1782. At that time it was called Badge of Military Merit. In 1932 it became known as the Purple Heart and is awarded only for combat wounded veterans. Some Gave All - . . . Map (db m37234) HM
79Missouri (St. Louis County), Lemay — Combat Wounded VeteransMilitary Order of the Purple Heart — 1782-1932 —
Dedicated To The Recipients Of The Nation's Oldest Military Decoration "The Purple Heart" Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 - 1932 My stone is red for the blood they shed. . . . Map (db m163587) WM
80Nebraska (Dakota County), South Sioux City — MA1 (EXW) John Douangdara
Born December 29, 1984 in Sioux City, Iowa Graduate of South Sioux City Senior High, Class of 2003. Enlisted in the United States Navy in 2003. Awards: The Purple Heart, the Defense Meritorious Service Medal, the Bronze Star with "V" . . . Map (db m178817) WM
81Nebraska (Hall County), Grand Island — The Purple Heart
The Purple Heart medal was originated by General George Washington on August 7, 1782 for distinguished valor and is now awarded only to members of the armed forces of the United States who have been wounded in combat against an armed . . . Map (db m79693) HM WM
82Nebraska (Keith County), Ogallala — Purple Heart
The Purple Heart medal was originated by General George Washington on August 7, 1782 for distinguished valor and now awarded only to members of the armed forces of the United States who have been wounded in combat against an armed enemy. Recipients . . . Map (db m51253) HM
83New Hampshire (Rockingham County), Portsmouth — CMoMM (SS) Arthur L. Stanton Chief of the Boat (COB)Albacore — Portsmouth Submarine Memorial Association —
Rate: Chief Motor Machinist's Mate (Chief of the Boat) Service Number: 268 05 60 Birth Date: March 13, 1916 From Wauchula, Florida Decorations: Silver Star, Purple Heart Submarine: USS Albacore (SS . . . Map (db m186280) HM
84New Jersey (Atlantic County), Atlantic City — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans — Military Order of the Purple heart 1782 - 1932 —
Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars.
My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my . . . Map (db m190933) WM
85New Jersey (Hunterdon County), Flemington — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Veterans Wounded
Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars.
My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my . . . Map (db m20037) WM
86New Jersey (Middlesex County), New Brunswick — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Honoring Middlesex County recipients of “The Purple Heart” our nation’s oldest military medal My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will . . . Map (db m62736) WM
87New Jersey (Middlesex County), Woodbridge — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to the recipients of this oldest military decoration “The Purple Heart” My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will . . . Map (db m62735) HM
88New Jersey (Passaic County), Totowa — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to all men and women who are recipients of this nation’s oldest military decoration “The Purple Heart” My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by . . . Map (db m62742) HM
89New Jersey (Warren County), Belvidere — Warren County Purple Heart Monument
Combat Wounded Veterans Military Order of the Purple Heart 1782 - 1932 Dedicated to all recipients of the Purple Heart, those wounded during our nation's wars and conflicts. My stone is red for the blood they shed, the medal I bear . . . Map (db m30523) HM
90New York (Erie County), Buffalo — This Purple Heart Memorial
. . . Map (db m84695) WM
91New York (Niagara County), North Tonawanda — Combat Wounded VeteransMilitary Order of the Purple Heart — 1782-1932 —
My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime. We few, we happy few, we band of brothers, for he to-day that sheds his blood . . . Map (db m80286) WM
92New York (Orange County), New Windsor — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to the recipients of this nation’s oldest military decoration, “The Purple Heart” My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come . . . Map (db m8228) HM
93New York (Richmond County), Staten Island — Corporal Allan F. Kivlehan ParkNew Dorp Beach Park
This park commemorates Staten Island resident Corporal Allan Francis Kivlehan (1932-1950), who was raised in the local New Dorp Beach neighborhood and died at the age of eighteen, while serving this country in the Korean War. Kivlehan grew . . . Map (db m181556) HM WM
94New York (Rockland County), Stony Point — Capture of Stony Point
This tablet is to commemorate the heroic capture of the fortress of Stony Point by troops of the Light Infantry under the command of Maj. Gen. “Mad” Anthony Wayne the night of July 15-16, 1779 Erected by the Jewish War Veterans of . . . Map (db m11617) HM
95North Carolina (Pasquotank County), Elizabeth City — Medal of Honor Awarded to: Franklin Douglas "Doug" MillerJanuary 27, 1945 - June 30, 2000
Medal of Honor is the highest award for valor in action against an enemy force which can be bestowed upon an individual serving in the Armed Services of the United States. Franklin Douglas Miller, a native of Elizabeth City, NC, was . . . Map (db m165261) HM WM
96North Carolina (Wilson County), Wilson — Combat Wounded Veterans(Wilson County)
Dedicated To All The Men And Women In All Wars Combat Wounded Veterans My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will . . . Map (db m66572) WM
97North Dakota (Burleigh County), Bismarck — Combat Wounded VeteransMilitary Order of the Purple Heart — 1782 - 1932 —
Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars.My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country's way to show they care if I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime.Map (db m44704) HM
98Ohio (Allen County), Delphos — Delphos' The Purple Heart Memorial
The Purple Heart A greater measure of service Awarded to those wounded or killed in service to their country for military merit.Map (db m166764) WM
99Ohio (Clark County), Springfield — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars. My stone is red for the blood they shed. The medal I bear is my country’s way to show they care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will come in my lifetime. Erected by . . . Map (db m13355) HM
100Ohio (Delaware County), Sunbury — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
. . . Map (db m19657) HM

156 entries matched your criteria. The first 100 are listed above. The final 56 ⊳
 
 
Jan. 25, 2022