Purple Heart http://wrvo.org en World War II veteran honored with Purple Heart 70 years after turning it down http://wrvo.org/post/world-war-ii-veteran-honored-purple-heart-70-years-after-turning-it-down <p>Rep. Dan Maffei (D-Syracuse) awarded a World War II veteran the Purple Heart on Saturday. Staff Sergeant Richard Faulkner turned down the award 70 years ago, but recently had a change of heart.</p><p></p> Mon, 10 Mar 2014 11:59:58 +0000 Tom Magnarelli 52436 at http://wrvo.org World War II veteran honored with Purple Heart 70 years after turning it down