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Retired Md. National Guard Officer To Get Purple Heart

A retired Maryland National Guard officer who was wounded in Iraq in 2007 is set to receive a Purple Heart.


Naval Academy

Ga. Native, 23, Gets Purple Heart At Naval Academy

A 23-year-old Georgia native was presented with a purple heart during a ceremony at the Naval Academy in Annapolis.


Christopher Toey

Purple Heart Recipient Named Maryland State Trooper Of The Year

He earned a Purple Heart fighting in Iraq and Afghanistan. Now, he’s on the road helping the citizens of Maryland. Meet the Maryland State Trooper of the Year.


Brandon Pepper

Md. Staff Sergeant Dies In Afghanistan

Baltimore loses another native son in battle and a nation offers its gratitude.


Harold Shapiro

Local World War II Veteran Receives Honorary Award

A local World War II veteran has received one of the highest honors for bravery.


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Obama Awards 6 Purple Hearts

The White House says President Barack Obama awarded six Purple Hearts to service members on Wednesday.