US Navy 'Rushing' To Award 91-Year-Old WWII Vet Purple HeartShelby Dawson will be awarded the Purple Heart on January 6, 2018. The process usually takes up to 180 days but the US Navy told the I-Team, due to Dawson’s health issues, it is “rushing” the process.
Texas Soldier Based In Louisiana Killed By IED In IraqU.S. Army officials say a soldier from Texas serving with the 10th Mountain Division's Louisiana-based brigade combat team has been killed by an improvised explosive device in Iraq.
Purple Heart Found On NY Road Returned To Veteran's FamilyThe family of a World War II veteran now has a big piece of his history back.
Antique Store Find Leads To Search For Purple Heart RecipientBrowsing a Dallas antiques store, there were a lot of things that could have caught Joel Cude’s eye. It was the name Larry Nobles that stopped him though.
Trump Awards Purple Heart At Walter Reed Military HospitalPresident Donald Trump on Saturday awarded a Purple Heart to an Army sergeant recently wounded in Afghanistan, the first of many Trump likely will award during his service as commander in chief of the U.S. military.
Highly-Decorated American Soldier Killed In Motorcycle CrashAn American soldier who was a decorated veteran of Operation Iraqi Freedom was killed in a motorcycle crash Sunday in Harker Heights.
Official: Couple Hundred US Marines Enter SyriaA senior U.S. official says a couple hundred Marines have deployed into Syria with heavy artillery guns, as part of the ongoing preparation for the fight to oust the Islamic State group from its self-declared headquarters of Raqqa.
I-Team: WWII Veteran Fights For Purple HeartSeven decades have passed but Shelby Dawson still remembers his second morning on Guam like it was yesterday.
Texan Returns Lighter Lost By Vietnam War VetA Vietnam War veteran has his lighter back after losing it almost 50 years ago.
Waco Shooting Latest: Slain Biker Won Purple HeartMilitary records show one of the nine bikers killed outside a Texas restaurant was a Purple Heart recipient who served in Vietnam.
Fort Hood Survivors Receive Purple HeartsA top Army commander says he hopes that Purple Hearts awarded to dozens of survivors and relatives of soldiers who died in the 2009 Fort Hood shooting gives them closure.
Injured Vietnam Vet Still Fighting To Get Purple HeartA Kemp, Texas resident worries time may be running out for recognition of wounds he received in Vietnam.

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