aug 6, 2022

Picture: downloaded from US Dept. of Defense website: https://www.defense.gov/Multimedia/Photos/igphoto/2001522010/

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The History of the Purple Heart (National World War II Museum)

The Purple Heart – The Story of America’s Oldest Military Decoration and Some Soldier Recipients (Army History)

GENERAL ORDERS, 7 AUGUST 1782 (National Archives)

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