Tuesday, May 23, 2006


Awarding of Purple Hearts to troops injured by IEDs

Sacrifice Honored In Hallowed Place

By Carol Morello

A journey of pain and loss, beginning with roadside bombs in Iraq and pausing at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, brought seven soldiers to Mount Vernon yesterday in a Purple Heart ceremony filled with reminders of war's sacrifice.

To view the entire article, go to http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-dyn/content/article/2006/04/20/AR2006042002054.html?referrer=emailarticle

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