National Purple Heart Hall Of Honor, New Windsor

Military Museum · Hidden Gem · History Museum
National Purple Heart Hall of Honor is located along NY 300 in the Town of New Windsor, New York, United States, less than two miles south of the Town of Newburgh line and not far from the City of Newburgh. It is a Purple Heart national registry of military personnel that have been injured or killed during combat. In 1782, at his headquarters, George Washington created the Badge of Military Merit to be given to enlisted men and non-commissioned officers for meritorious action. The museum is located at the New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Site, the last encampment of the Continental Army.
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  • Excellent facility with an informed person at the desk. Excellent exhibits that highlight American heroes, and underscores the stupidity of our political leaders that sends our people abroad to die...  more »
  • My brother in-law was a part of bring this to our home town, i got to visit it, and wow 😳 the whole hall is filled with amazing picture medals and many many brave men and women ,its a family affair  more »
  • Lots to read see and learn. History of purple heart and cantonment of revolutionary war
  • This is the other museum at the New Windsor Cantonment State Historic Park. This is worth seeing and the stories of the soldiers who received a purple heart are very moving. Makes you really appreciate the military and all that they have done for us!!😀😃
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