Purple Heart discovered at flea market reunited with family

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The power of social media is once again connecting people from all over. 

A Purple Heart was discovered at a flea market in Missouri. The piece of history belonged to the family of Sergeant Ralph Greeley who was a Nebraskan WWII veteran who was killed in France.

The discovery was posted to social media and within an hour it had thousands of shares when Greeley’s nephew saw the post.

A few days later, the family was reunited with the medal in Missouri who turned the Purple Heart into a local museum.

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