Purple Heart Appreciation Day | The National Purple Heart Hall of Honor | Outdoors & Recreation | Hudson Valley; Chronogram

Outdoors & Recreation

Purple Heart Appreciation Day

When: Fri., Aug. 7, 2 p.m. 2015

Join the Hall of Honor to commemorate the 233rd Anniversary of General Washington’s order creating the Badge of Military Merit, predecessor for the modern Purple Heart. The program will also commemorate the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, with guest speaker Mr. Lawrence Vinci, and the 40th anniversary of the end of Vietnam with guest speaker Mr. Anthony Lassiter. Following the commemoration of these conflicts, a musical tribute will be played to recognize and honor all of our veterans. Light refreshments will be served.

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