Respectfully Remembering a Proud PH Patriot

05

Apr
2014
Posted By : Christina Finn Comments are off
ray and pat print

  From his devoted family, I would like to share a video and message about one of our members whom passed! Patriot Ray Wasielewski & his Lovely Spouse Pat.  The following was received from their  daughter Darlene Galgan;  ”My parents, Ray & Pat Wasielewski, were long time...

Read More

Honorable Memorial Purple Heart race @ Balmoral Park track

31

Mar
2014
Posted By : Christina Finn Comments are off
http://moph-il.org/

13 Years of Honor and the good fortune to make it another year! For the Fourth year in a row, the Executive Officers from the State of IL MOPH have attended the Annual Harold Zahn Purple Heart Memorial race.  Along with the Ladies Auxiliary members, several Patriots...

Read More

Purple Heart Patriots spend an evening with Lee Greenwood!

23

Mar
2014
Posted By : Christina Finn Comments are off
http://moph-il.org/

God Bless the USA, Amen and Thank You for sharing some special exclusive time to meet and greet four IL Purple Heart recipients all from the War in Vietnam.  To say that the evening was a thrill for all in attendance would be a huge under-statement. Your...

Read More

Patriots Attend Annual Four Chaplains Ceremony

04

Feb
2014
Posted By : Christina Finn Comments are off
Sr Vice "BIG" Jim Wiginton, Finance Officer Dan Finn, IL Commander John Kapior
Categories :Memorial, Veterans News

Fellow Veterans and Purple Heart Patriots attended the Annual Combined Veterans Memorial Service to mark the event of the Four Chaplains Selfless Sacrifices on the infamous US Army Transport vessel; the Dorchester at Hines VA Hospital, IL. **************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************************** It was Feb. 3, 1943, and the U.S. Army...

Read More

POSTPONED Due to Weather Advisory: Oak Lawn Library, Learning about Purple Heart History Event

20

Jan
2014
Posted By : Christina Finn Comments are off
20130625_201004

                          The Oak Lawn Library has graciously opened up their lower level community room, for the local Chapter #575 O.L. to share information about the history of the National Purple Heart Medal. Do you know...

Read More