Gutierrez, the bill's namesake, was a Green Beret killed in an insider attack in Afghanistan's Nangarhar province.
The Purple Heart is a revered, if unwanted, military accolade bestowed upon those individuals who have been wounded in action...
The medal vanished, was found and was lost again, before finally making its way back home.
The paratroopers' efforts during the deployment helped lead to a cease-fire and inter-Afghan negotiations.
Sgt. David Scudder was injured on a mission in the Farah Province to retake a district center from the Taliban.
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Nearly two dozen more medals are in the works.
An unspecified number of troops injured in the Al Asad missile attack have been recommended for Purple Hearts.
After years of efforts by friends who pushed for him to be recognized, the 94-year-old is being awarded the Purple Heart.
The flag would be modeled on the insignia of the Military Order of the Purple Heart.
The ordeal left them disillusioned, homeless and wanting to warn other military families about their nightmare experience.
Sergeant Major of the Army Grinston told unit leaders in the operational force that they need to make the ACFT a priority
The Defense Department released newly declassified footage of the ballistic missile strikes on Al Asad last year.
Under current law, an estimated 42,000 retirees are ineligible for concurrent benefits.
Military leaders are unable to force service members to get the COVID vaccinations at this time.