"Here's his Purple Heart"
Purple Heart in case
Public DomainPurple Heart in case - Credit: United States Marine Corps
 Let it be known that he who wears the military order of the purple heart has given of his blood in the defense of his homeland and shall forever be revered by his fellow countrymen.

      -  George Washington


The Purple Heart is awarded to those who have been injured or killed while serving with the US military.