Last month Hawkins County Veterans Services Officer Danny Breeding received the lost Purple Heart belonging to a WWII veteran Charles D. Dalton that was apparently ordered in the 1990s by Dalton's wife, Fannie B. Dalton.
“They took that little red poster. I carried that thing with me on every mission and every patrol I done over there. I wouldn't take a million dollars for it. ... It about made me cry. Some things money can't buy, and that's one of them.” — Robbie Frost