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Former World War II POW receives Purple Heart

Retired Master Sgt. Hank Cloutier presents former1st Lt. Edward Moppert with an Eagle Cane during Moppert's Purple Heart ceremony at the World War II Memorial in Washington, D.C., Nov. 26, 2011. Moppert was wounded and held as a POW during WWII, and he was never presented with nor did his records reflect receiving the medal. The Eagle Cane is presented to veterans who have received some manner of leg disability from combat related actions.



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This work, Former World War II POW receives Purple Heart [Image 2 of 4], by SMSgt Raheem Moore, identified by DVIDS, is free of known copyright restrictions under U.S. copyright law.

Date Taken:11.26.2011

Date Posted:11.29.2011 15:24

Photo ID:492825

VIRIN:111126-F-SN743-190

Resolution:2100x1500

Size:1.8 MB

Location:WASHINGTON, DC, USGlobe

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