Purple Heart Month will be observed on Guam

PROCLAMATION: Nick Francisco, seated, left, commander of a Guam chapter of the Military Order of the Purple Heart, joins Gov. Lou Leon Guerrero and Lt. Gov. Josh Tenorio, also seated, during a proclamation signing to mark Purple Heart Month at the governor's office in Adelup on Wednesday. The Military Order of the Purple Heart medal is awarded in the U.S. president to any military service member who has been wounded or killed, or dies after being wounded in action, according to the Military Order of the Purple Heart organization. Haruo Simion/The Guam Daily Post