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PFC Bruce Baker Memorial Ride

On Saturday 25 July 2015, Purple Hearts Reunited (PHR) will partner with the Combat Veterans Motorcycle Association (CVMA) to honor a Vietnam War veteran and former Vermont resident PFC Bruce Allan Baker. After a memorial ride beginning at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Sharon, VT and continuing along the National…

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Memorial Day Fundraiser 2015

This Memorial Day, please consider joining forces with Purple Hearts Reunited to return valor to veterans and military families whose hard-earned military medals have gone missing. We are working to raise $3000 this Memorial Day in order to return three veterans’ lost or stolen medals this summer. You can help…

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PHR Receives Grant from MOPH Service Foundation

Purple Hearts Reunited is pleased to announce that it has received a grant award from the Military Order of the Purple Heart Service Foundation, for the express purposes of purchasing and rescuing Purple Heart medals, and repatriating them to the Purple Heart recipients or his/her family. This $50,000 grant will…

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Adding Lost Hearts & Connecting the Dots

Every time Purple Hearts Reunited appears in the news, we receive a flush of emails and phone calls. We hear from people who are desperately searching for their loved one’s medals… “My grandfather received four Purple Hearts during WWII; unfortunately my father’s house was looted after Hurricane Katrina and most…

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In Memoriam: MSGT Clyde A. MacDonald

It is with great sadness that we inform our PHR family that MSGT (R) Clyde A. MacDonald, nephew of a WWII Purple Heart recipient we honored in 2013, passed away on 23 March 2015. Clyde was a veteran of both the Korean and Vietnam Wars. He was grateful to receive…

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Purple Hearts Reunited T-Shirts Available!

Want to support Purple Hearts Reunited and be the proud owner of a great t-shirt? We’ve got you covered. SIZES AND COLORS AVAILABLE: Men’s – S – XXL // Blue, Purple, and Green Women’s – S – XL // Blue, Charcoal Gray, and Green Please note: shirts run a bit…

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First Annual Calcutta Fundraiser Was a Great Success!

On February 21, 2015, Purple Hearts Reunited hosted our First Annual Calcutta & Live Auction at 14th Star Brewery in St. Albans, Vermont. We were so grateful to have a tremendous turnout and an overwhelming show of support for our cause. Thank you to all of you who sponsored the…

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2014 Annual Report Available

Purple Hearts Reunited is proud to make their 2014 Annual Report available to the public. Inside the report you’ll find some of last year’s highlights: 2014 Medal Returns & Roll of Honor American Red Cross Military Hero Award Daughters of the American Revolution Awards Our Donors & Supporters Purple Hearts…

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Calcutta Fundraiser in St. Albans, VT – Feb 21, 2015

On Saturday, February 21, Purple Hearts Reunited and 14th Star Brewery will join forces to host a Calcutta fundraiser at the brewpub in St. Albans, VT. Tickets are $100, which includes entry for two to the event, free food and craft beer, as well as an afternoon of great entertainment.…

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