Mokena IL is a Purple Heart Village

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Oct
2014
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Updated: October 10, 2014 2:16AM BY GINGER BRASHINGER Correspondent October 9, 2014 2:44AM Mokena has joined the ranks of Purple Heart municipalities across the state and officially declared October to be Purple Heart Month in the village. At a recent village board meeting, Dan Finn, of Oak Lawn, commander...

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August 7th National Purple Heart Day in McHenry County, IL

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Aug
2014
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August 7th Annual National Purple Heart Day McHenry IL County Courthouse

It was a glorious Day with Patriots from across the Northern IL area gathering to dedicate this Nation’s first double-sided Purple Heart Monument. This monument is also America’s First to be placed at a County Courthouse. The placement of this monument was key in reminding all those...

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National Purple Heart Day, Memorial unveiling McHenry County Courthouse

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Aug
2014
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McHenry County Purple Heart Proclamation 8/7/14
National Purple Heart Day

Tomorrow will reveal a unique one of a kind double sided Purple Heart Monument. Under the enthusiastic Patriotic efforts of both Richard Young Marine Veteran and his beloved spouse Monica Young along with current State of IL Commander a magnificent monument will be unveiled tomorrow 8/7/14.  The...

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For an IL Veteran with a Dis- “Ability”

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Jul
2014
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The Department of IL is Pleased to provide to a qualified Disabled American Veteran who is a resident of IL the possible selection to receive a Wheelchair lift for their full sized Van.  We have fortunately come into possession of a donated unit that would benefit a...

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PFC Aaron S Toppen Mokena IL PH recipient, RIP Brave Warrior

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Jun
2014
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PFC Aaron Toppen

  Today the Military Order of the Purple Heart had the distinct Honor of visiting with the Surviving Family of Private First Class Aaron S. Toppen.  This Amazing American chose to Serve our Nation, and unfortunately succumbed to a tragic Military incident that took his life.  Aaron...

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