Purple Heart monument dedicated in Waterloo IL

Purple Heart Monument

WATERLOO, IL (KPLR) – Patriots gathered Sunday in Waterloo, Illinois for the dedication of a Purple Heart monument.  The event took place at Lakeview Park.

The monument honors Purple Heart veterans.

Patriot Guard riders were invited to participate.

18 veterans are honored on the monument from World War II, Korean War, Vietnam War, and the Iraq war.