Wednesday, June 12, 2013
Two year old Yoselin Lopez (C), held by her mother Jennifer Lopez (L), inspects a Purple Heart awarded to her father, U.S. Army Specialist Arael Lopez-Lopez (R), following a Purple Heart ceremony at Mount Vernon June 10, 2013 in Mount Vernon, Virginia. The U.S. Army celebrated its 238th birthday at the home of George Washington with a ceremony that included the awarding of the Purple Heart for three soldiers wounded in Afghanistan. Lopez received his injuries from an RPG explosion followed by a dismounted IED in Wardak Province on August 8, 2012.
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