Army launches 237th birthday week at Mount Vernon
Photo Credit: J.D. Leipold, ARNEWS
Sgt. Darren Downing receives the Purple Heart medal from Army Secretary John McHugh at Mount Vernon, home of the country's first commander in chief Gen. George Washington. The secretary kicked off the Army's 237th birthday week celebration by laying a wreath at Washington's tomb and pinning Purple Heart medals on three Soldiers, June 11, 2012.
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