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Purple Heart **ping**


2 posted on 01/28/2005 8:25:04 PM PST by Former Military Chick (For News All Military check out: http://earlybirdnews.blogspot.com/2004/12/todays-early-bird-news.ht)
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To: Former Military Chick

Ya gotta love the CAV, and I'm from the Corps.


16 posted on 01/29/2005 10:17:15 AM PST by xone
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The 1st Cavalry Division presented 17 Soldiers with the Purple Heart medal Jan. 25 in a ceremony honoring their sacrifice.

One of the Soldiers, Sgt. Jerone Johnson, 1st Squadron, 7th Cavalry Regiment, received two awards for injuries received on two separate occasions while serving in Baghdad.

"I'm speechless being awarded two purple hearts at one time, knowing that it's rare," said Johnson.

17 posted on 01/29/2005 6:45:54 PM PST by Calpernia (Breederville.com)
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To: Former Military Chick

God Bless them All. They got the job done. Iraqi's VOTED today.


20 posted on 01/30/2005 3:07:17 PM PST by JOE43270 (JOE43270 America voted and said we are One Nation Under God with Liberty and Justice for All.)
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