Honoring Purple Heart recipients

Honoring Purple Heart recipients
Story by Petty Officer 3rd Class Jasmine Mieszala The U.S. Coast Guard has served in every major conflict since 1790, including the War of 1812, the Vietnam War, World War I and World War II. Many people have died or were injured in combat, and as a result, awarded the Purple Heart medal. However, only one name is recognized at the National Purple Heart Hall of Honor in Windsor, New York. That is,...