I just wanted to say thank you to all members of this community who are veterans
. The fine people in our military do their job every day of the year and once each year we are reminded to pay tribute.
By order of the President of the United States , the Purple Heart established by General George Washington at Newburgh, August 7, 1782, during the War of the Revolution, is hereby revived out of respect to his memory and military achievements.
By Order of the Secretary War
Chief of Staff