Purple Heart Recipient

posted May 12, 2011, 2:10 PM by Local214 Webmaster   [ updated May 12, 2011, 2:22 PM ]
Sgt. Macke is recovering and has been awarded his second Purple Heart from a improvised explosive device while serving in the Paktya province of Afghanistan on April 27, 2011.  Macke received his first Purple Heart in 2006 in Iraq.
 (Photo by U.S. Army Sgt. Brian Maxon, Task Force Lethal Public Affairs)
 
Below is a direct link for more information from the Gazette:
 
Macke, if your reading this, all of us are wishing you a speedy and full recovery.
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