Cpl. Newton Duke receives Purple Heart

By Giselle BodinJune 11, 2008

Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
1 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Harvest Action Photo) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
2 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Harvest Action Photo) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
3 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Vickie Gavin) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
4 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Vickie Gavin) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
5 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Harvest Action Photo) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
6 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Vickie Gavin) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
7 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Vickie Gavin) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
8 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Vickie Gavin) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
9 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Harvest Action Photo) VIEW ORIGINAL
Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation.
10 / 10 Show Caption + Hide Caption – Cpl. Newton Duke received the Purple Heart on June 7 from LTG Kevin T. Campbell, SMDC/ARSTRAT commanding general. Duke is a veteran of the Korean War. He survived twenty-seven months as a Prisoner of War in North Korea from 1951-1953 and was wounded seven times throughout his career. In addition to the Purple Heart, he is the recipient of the POW Medal, Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Korean Service Medal, Combat Infantry Badge and a Presidential Unit Citation. (Photo Credit: Harvest Action Photo) VIEW ORIGINAL