Atlanta City Hall honoring Purple Heart recipients

While Atlanta and our nation are indebted to all our veterans, those who have been awarded the Purple Heart Medal have marked paid to that blank check they once wrote in favor of Uncle Sam by having been wounded in combat,” Chris Balch, chair of the City of Atlanta Commission of Veterans Affairs, said in a news release. “The Purple Heart is our nation’s oldest decoration and it is fitting that the city honors her combat-wounded veterans each year by turning City Hall purple.

Via the Northside Neighbor by Everett Catts @NeighborEverettAug 7, 2019

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