Purple Heart Postal Stamp

The Postal Service honored the sacrifices of military service members when it unveiled a new Purple Heart stamp in a dedication ceremony… read more

The Postal Service honored the sacrifices of military service members when it unveiled a new Purple Heart stamp in a dedication ceremony announcing the stamp’s nationwide availability. The ceremony included remarks by Former General and Secretary of State Colin Powell and Postmaster John Powell, as well as a presentation of two Purple Heart medals.

This was the third issue of the Purple Heart definitive postage stamp and marked the 75th anniversary of the Purple Heart medal. close

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Program ID:
200335-1
Category:
News Conference
Format:
News Conference
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Aug 7, 2007
Last Aired:
Aug 8, 2007

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  • Aug 07, 2007 | 6:40pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 08, 2007 | 7:42am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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