Purple Heart Medals are displayed during a Purple Heart ceremony at Marine Corps Base Camp Pendleton, California, Nov. 21, 2019.

Fort Bragg paratroopers receive Purple Hearts, valor awards for roles in Afghanistan deployment

The paratroopers are part of the 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 82nd Airborne Division and were on the brigade’s deployment between July 2019 to April this year.

Soldiers assigned to the 1st Battalion, 7th Special Forces Group (Airborne), held a Rock Garden Memorial and Valor Award Ceremony, on the 7th SFG(A) compound on Aug 21st, 2020.

Green Berets receive valor awards for grueling eight-hour firefight against elite Taliban force in Afghanistan

A group of Green Berets have received valor awards for their heroic actions during a grueling eight-hour firefighter against Taliban forces in Afghanistan in August 2019

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California police pay $575k for mistakenly arresting injured Army vet

Officers mistook Andy Ford's seizure symptoms for intoxication and belligerence when they arrested him in 2018.

Sgt. David Scudder shortly after being shot in Afghanistan. Scudder's fellow paratroopers carried him two miles through hostile territory to get him back to safety.

82nd Airborne soldier wounded in Afghanistan firefight receives Purple Heart

“My guys put everything that they had out there and they pulled me off target and kept me safe."

Medals were displayed prior to being awarded to 12 service members and federal servants, who were recognized for their bravery and selflessness during the Dec. 6 shooting at Naval Air Station Pensacola, Florida.

Sailors and Marines receive heroism medals and Purple Hearts for actions during NAS Pensacola shooting

The Navy has recognized 16 people whose heroic actions saved lives during a December terrorist attack on a Florida military base — including several who were themselves wounded in the shooting