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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)
GEOGRAPHIC SORT
1Alabama (Covington County), Andalusia — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded
To Honor Covington County Purple Heart Recipients — Map (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 (Sebastian County), Fort Smith — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
. . . — Map (db m92352) WM
8Arkansas (Washington County), Fayetteville — Purple Heart Memorial
Purple Heart Memorial Combat Wounded Veterans Dedicated May 20, 2005 — Map (db m78035) HM
9California (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
10California (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, the . . . — Map (db m163303) HM
11California (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
12California (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
13California (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
14Connecticut (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
15Delaware (New Castle County), New Castle — Wounded Combat Veterans Memorial — Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all wars —
. . . — Map (db m68261) WM
16Delaware (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 m145360) WM
17District 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
18District 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
19Florida (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
20Florida (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
21Florida (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
22Indiana (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
23Indiana (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
24Iowa (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 Forgotten — Map (db m89225) WM
25Iowa (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
26Iowa (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
27Kansas (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
28Kansas (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
29Kansas (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
30Kansas (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
31Kansas (Leavenworth County), Leavenworth — CPL David M. UngerIn Memory Of — Freedom Is Not Free —
. . . — Map (db m86736) WM
32Kansas (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
33Kansas (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
34Kansas (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
35Kansas (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
36Kansas (Lyon County), Emporia — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
. . . — Map (db m49826) WM
37Kansas (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
38Kentucky (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
39Louisiana (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
40Louisiana (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
41Louisiana (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
42Maine (Penobscot County), Bangor — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans — 1782 • Military Order of the Purple Heart • 1932 —
. . . — Map (db m106942) WM
43Maine (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
44Massachusetts (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
45Massachusetts (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
46Massachusetts (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
47Mississippi (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
48Missouri (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
49Missouri (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
50Missouri (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
51Nebraska (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
52Nebraska (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
53New 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 lifetime.Map (db m20037) HM
54New 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 . . . — Map (db m62736) HM
55New 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
56New 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
57New 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
58New York (Erie County), Buffalo — This Purple Heart Memorial
. . . — Map (db m84695) WM
59New 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
60New 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 . . . — Map (db m8228) HM
61New 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
62North 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
63North 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
64Ohio (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
65Ohio (Delaware County), Sunbury — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
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66Ohio (Guernsey County), Cambridge — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
Dedicated to all men and women wounded in all our wars. 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 care. If I could be seen by all mankind . . . — Map (db m15980) HM
67Ohio (Montgomery County), Wright-Patterson Air Force Base — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
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68Ohio (Morgan County), McConnelsville — 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 by . . . — Map (db m13469) HM
69Ohio (Stark County), Canton — Mayor Stanley A. CmichAugust 14, 1916 - January 24, 2009 — Canton Safety Director 1952-1957 • Mayor of the City of Canton 1964-1983 —
Mayor Stanley A. Cmich was Canton's longest serving mayor, holding office for 20 years. Mayor Cmich served in the U.S. Army in World War II and was awarded two Purple Heart decorations. He began his career in public service in the City of . . . — Map (db m137896) HM
70Pennsylvania (Erie County), Erie — Dedicated to Those in Northwestern PA. Wounded in All Wars
Combat Wounded Veterans 1782 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 care. If I could be seen by all mankind maybe peace will . . . — Map (db m116424) WM
71Pennsylvania (Erie County), Erie — Northwest PA Purple Heart MemorialDedicated August 7, 2012 — 1782 to Present —
In February 1932, Gen. Douglas MacArthur, then-Army Chief of Staff, announced that the War Department was reviving Gen. George Washington's badge of military merit as a new decoration: the Purple Heart. Since then, more than one million Americans . . . — Map (db m116483) HM WM
72Pennsylvania (Montgomery County), Norristown — Military Order of the Purple Heart1782 1932
This memorial is erected by the Military Order of the Purple Heart in revered memory of the men and women of our military services who sacrificed their lives in combat action against our nation's armed enemies. They unselfishly served . . . — Map (db m23565) HM
73Pennsylvania (Philadelphia County), Philadelphia — 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.Map (db m21530) HM
74Pennsylvania (Union County), Lewisburg — 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. Thanks . . . — Map (db m127561) WM
75Pennsylvania (York County), York — Calvin C. Rice, Jr.
In honor of Calvin C. Rice, Jr. SSG, US Army 10/27/1946 - 6/25/1969 Silver Star Bronze Star "V" Purple Heart 2x ARCOM "V" Died of wounds received 6/15/1969 Tay Ninh, . . . — Map (db m152267) WM
76Pennsylvania (York County), York — Purple Heart Memorial
A tribute to Combat Wounded Veterans who gave so much of themselves in all wars Purple Heart Medal Est. 1782 Dedicated May 30, 2001 — Map (db m108570) WM
77South Carolina (Beaufort County), Parris Island — To Purple Heart Recipients
Military Order of The Purple Heart 1782 • 1932 How can Man die better than facing fearful odds for the Ashes of his Fathers and the temples of his Gods — Map (db m87183) WM
78South Carolina (Spartanburg County), Spartanburg — Purple Heart MemorialCombat Wounded Veterans
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79South Dakota (Brule County), Chamberlain — Purple Heart Memorial Highway
On May 24, 2012, the South Dakota DOT Transportation Commission officially declared Interstate 90 from the Minnesota border to the Wyoming border as South Dakota's segment of the national Purple Heart Trail. The Purple Heart Trail was . . . — Map (db m101380) WM
80South Dakota (Hughes County), Pierre — Combat Wounded Veterans
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81South Dakota (Jackson County), Belvidere — Purple Heart Memorial Highway
On May 24, 2012, the South Dakota DOT's Transportation Commission officially declared Interstate 90 from the Minnesota border to the Wyoming border as South Dakota's segment of the National Purple Heart Trail. The Purple Heart Trail was . . . — Map (db m113087) HM
82South Dakota (Lyman County), Vivian — Purple Heart Memorial Highway
On May 24, 2012, the South Dakota DOT's Transportation Commission officially declared Interstate 90 from the Minnesota border to the Wyoming border as South Dakota's segment of the National Purple Heart Trail. The Purple Heart Trail was . . . — Map (db m161879) HM
83South Dakota (McCook County), Salem — Purple Heart Memorial Highway
On May 24, 2012, the South Dakota DOT's Transportation Commission officially declared Interstate 90 from the Minnesota border to the Wyoming border as South Dakota's segment of the National Purple Heart Trail. The Purple Heart Trail was . . . — Map (db m113430) HM
84South Dakota (Pennington County), Wasta — Purple Heart Memorial Highway
On May 24, 2012, the South Dakota DOT's Transportation Commission officially declared Interstate 90 from the Minnesota border to the Wyoming border as South Dakota's segment of the National Purple Heart Trail. The Purple Heart Trail was . . . — Map (db m124101) HM
85Tennessee (Bedford County), Shelbyville — Austin C. Shofner
Because Shofner and his compatriots brought home stark evidence of Japanese atrocities, the United States and their allies were compelled to alter their strategy in WWII. These reports of Japanese atrocities ignited an urgency to resolve the war . . . — Map (db m25051) HM
86Tennessee (Washington County), New Victory — 1A 125 — The Tester Brothers
The Volunteer State of Tennessee and this small community of New Victory proudly recognize brothers Robert D., Glenn W. and James E. Tester who bravely served their country during World War II. Growing up a mile north of here, the sons of . . . — Map (db m158242) HM WM
87Tennessee (White County), Sparta — Rotary Club of Sparta Veterans Park1900-1916 / World War I / 1919-1940
Rotary Club of Sparta This park is dedicated to the veterans and families of White County who served this great nation in times of peace and war. Our veterans lived, worked and fought to secure the freedom and liberty enjoyed by all Americans. . . . — Map (db m150185) WM
88Tennessee (White County), Sparta — Rotary Club of Sparta Veterans ParkCold War 1976-1989 / Persian Gulf War 1990-91 / 1992-2000 / Global War on Terrorism
Rotary Club of Sparta This park is dedicated to the veterans and families of White County who served this great nation in times of peace and war. Our veterans lived, worked and fought to secure the freedom and liberty enjoyed by all Americans. Let . . . — Map (db m150222) WM
89Tennessee (White County), Sparta — Rotary Club of Sparta Veterans ParkVietnam War
Rotary Club of Sparta This park is dedicated to the veterans and families of White County who served this great nation in times of peace and war. Our veterans lived, worked and fought to secure the freedom and liberty enjoyed by all Americans. Let . . . — Map (db m150223) WM
90Tennessee (White County), Sparta — Rotary Club of Sparta Veterans ParkKorean War / Cold War 1954-1963
Rotary Club of Sparta This park is dedicated to the veterans and families of White County who served this great nation in times of peace and war. Our veterans lived, worked and fought to secure the freedom and liberty enjoyed by all Americans. Let . . . — Map (db m150268) WM
91Tennessee (White County), Sparta — Rotary Club of Sparta Veterans ParkWorld War II / Cold War 1946-1949
Rotary Club of Sparta This park is dedicated to the veterans and families of White County who served this great nation in times of peace and war. Our veterans lived, worked and fought to secure the freedom and liberty enjoyed by all Americans. Let . . . — Map (db m150270) WM
92Virginia (Arlington County), Arlington — Purple Heart MemorialWounded Combat Veterans — 1782 Military Order of the Purple Heart 1932 —
. . . — Map (db m82494) WM
93Virginia (Fairfax County), Mount Vernon — Origin of the Purple Heart TrailMount Vernon, Virginia
This marker commemorates the establishment of the Purple Heart decoration by General George Washington, Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army, on August 8, 1782. The Purple Heart Trail memorializes those patriots who were awarded the . . . — Map (db m14173) HM
94Virginia (Prince William County), Quantico National Cemetery — Purple Heart Memorial
Military Order of the Purple Heart U.S.A. 1782 • 1932 — Map (db m3531) HM
95Virginia (Prince William County), Quantico National Cemetery — 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 by all mankind . . . — Map (db m3535) HM
96Virginia (Roanoke County), Catawba — Audie Murphy MonumentAudie Murphy Crash Site
Audie Leon Murphy June 20, 1924 May 28, 1971 Born in Kingston, Texas, died near this site in an airplane crash. America's most decorated veteran of World War II. He served in the European Theatre-15th Infantry Regiment-3rd Infantry . . . — Map (db m58308) HM
97West Virginia (Harrison County), Bridgeport — Combat Wounded
Combat Wounded Dear friend, beware as you stand by As you are now, so once was I As I am now, so you will be, So get prepared to follow me. “To follow you I am not content Until I know which way you went." We are such things . . . — Map (db m108674) WM
98West Virginia (Harrison County), Clarksburg — Combat Wounded
Dear friend, beware as you stand by. As you are now, so once was I. As I am now, so you will be. So get prepared to follow me. “To follow you I am not content. Until I know which way you went.” We are such things as dreams are made of . . . — Map (db m104605) WM
99West Virginia (Marshall County), Cameron — Honoring the Memory of Lloyd E. AshbyCameron, West Virginia — Military Order of the Purple Heart —
Initiator of the Purple Heart Stamp — Map (db m161154) HM WM
100West Virginia (Marshall County), Moundsville — Recipients of the Purple Heart
Dedicated to the Recipients of the Nations oldest military decoration The Purple Heart Combat Veterans Wounded 1782 Military Order of The Purple Heart 1932 My stone is red for The blood they shed. The . . . — Map (db m54934) HM

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Jan. 18, 2021