Paradise Valley Vet Elected as Purple Heart National Commander

In Blog, Community News on September 10, 2015 by Community Expert Team
Paradise Valley Vet Elected as Purple Heart National Commander

Paradise Valley resident Robert J. Puskar has been elected as the National Commader of the Military Order of the Purple Heart.

According to the Paradise Valley Independent, Puskar was elected at the organization’s recent convention in Las Vegas.

Puskar served as a captain in Vietnam from 1967-68 and was wounded during a rocket attack on March 25, 1968. He joined the Military Order of the Purple Heart in 2000, which was formed in 1932 for the protection and mutual interest of all combat wounded veterans and active service members with the decoration, the newspaper said.

Read more about Puskar and the organization here.

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