May 17, 2014 Virginia State Meeting of the Military Order of the Purple Heart. A converted 1983 Ford Pumper fire truck with patriotic scenes and painted depictions of the Vietnam War was debuted at the Virginia War Memorial. Pictured are Mr. Fairchild - Virginia Leadership Council, Herb Delbridge - owner and creator of the PURPLE HEART FIRE TRUCK and Mr. John Hatfield, Director of the VWM.
SEE Greg McQuade's "I have a story" of Herb Delbridge and his Purple Heart Truck -- 2017
Greg McQuade conducted a follow-up story on the Purple Heart Truck in April of 2022