• Field artist Roger Baker mowed this representation of a modern Purple Heart Medal into a field in Orange County, N.Y.

    Honoring the Purple Heart

    Field artist Roger Baker mowed this representation of a modern Purple Heart Medal into a field in Orange County, N.Y.

  • The U.S. Postal Service issued the 41-cent Purple Heart stamp for public sale Aug. 7.

    Honoring the Purple Heart

    The U.S. Postal Service issued the 41-cent Purple Heart stamp for public sale Aug. 7.

  • Retired Army Gen. Colin Powell addresses audience members during a Purple Heart presentation at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., Aug. 7.

    Honoring the Purple Heart

    Retired Army Gen. Colin Powell addresses audience members during a Purple Heart presentation at Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Washington, D.C., Aug. 7.

  • Soldiers from 1st Squadron, 12th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, display their newly presented Purple Hearts at Combat Outpost Bone in Baquba, Iraq, July 13. During a ceremony, Lt. Gen. Ray Odierno presented 20 Soldiers with Purple Hearts.

    Honoring the Purple Heart

    Soldiers from 1st Squadron, 12th Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 1st Cavalry Division, display their newly presented Purple Hearts at Combat Outpost Bone in Baquba, Iraq, July 13. During a ceremony, Lt. Gen. Ray Odierno presented 20 Soldiers...

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