Police Recover Purple Heart Stolen From Vet During Oroville Dam Emergency
Yuba City police found and returned Vietnam veteran Mike Pomeroy's Purple Heart after it was stolen during the emergency at Oroville Dam.
This Veteran Will Soon Receive A Groundbreaking Prosthetic Leg
A Denver, Colorado surgeon will perform the surgery.
Family & Relationships
Sons Arrange Purple Heart For 91-Year-Old Father Injured At Iwo Jima
Samuel “Lee” Anderson was wounded three weeks into the fighting.
A Surprise From The Rock Left This Combat Veteran In Tears
The Rock’s big gesture left combat veteran Marlene Rodriguez speechless.
Should It Be Illegal To Buy And Sell Purple Hearts? One Congressman Thinks So
A California congressman want to make it illegal to sell Purple Hearts, but there is a huge market for buyers.
UNSUNG HEROES: These Rangers Killed 25 Enemy Fighters And Left No Man Behind
These Army Rangers fought through multiple enemy positions under withering fire, and went through hell to bring their men home.
What We Lose When We Give Away Purple Hearts
For thousands of service members, we didn’t “get” the Purple Heart, we each traded something for it.
UNSUNG HEROES: After Suicide Ambush, Airmen Ignored Their Wounds To Save The Team
After a suicide bomber struck their patrol, these airmen ignored their wounds putting their teammates before themselves.
Why The Soldier Killed In Orlando Could Receive A Purple Heart
Army Reserve Capt. Antonio D. Brown, who died in the deadliest mass shooting in US history, may be eligible to receive a Purple Heart.
6 Combat Leadership Tips From A Badass Marine General
Marine Maj. Gen. Ray L. Smith lays out six things you need to keep in mind to be an effective combat leader.
The True Story Of How ‘E-Tool’ Smith Earned His Famous Nickname
Decorated combat veteran Ray ‘E-tool’ Smith tells Task & Purpose the real story behind the E-tool kill legend.
This Man Served In WWII. Now He Knits Hats For Other Vets
Bob Bolton served in World War II as a medic, saving lives with his hands. Now he uses them to knit hats for other vets.