Family Of World War I Vet Gets Dad's Purple HeartCpl. John Demag of Vermont earned the medal during fighting in France in 1918. His 79-year-old son accepted it.
WWII Vet Receives Purple Heart After Being Wounded More Than 70 Years AgoA local World War II veteran received a Purple Heart medal on Friday, more than 70 years after he was wounded in the South Pacific.
Lieberman Proposes Making Fort Hood Shooting Victims Eligible For Purple HeartConnecticut Senator Joe Lieberman is proposing a measure making the victims of the 2009 Fort Hood shooting rampage eligible for the Purple Heart..