The Purple Heart is a medal awarded to any member of the U.S. armed forces who are either wounded or killed in combat. On August 7th each year we honor the immeasurable sacrifices these Americans made for our country. This is an excellent day to reach out to friends and family of purple heart recipients or their loved ones. Let them know you are remembering them, specifically.
Here are 10 quotes about courage and strength and remind us that legacies never die.
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