Comments for: Pittsfield woman to be reunited with WWI ancestor’s Purple Heart

Posted Jan. 31, 2014, at 7:45 p.m.

PITTSFIELD | A Purple Heart medal awarded to a soldier injured in World War I is being returned to his family in Pittsfield on Sunday, thanks to a series of serendipitous events. The medal awarded to Pfc. Frank Conroy, who lived in Portland after the war, somehow ended up …

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