National Purple Heart Day in Texas
Time & Location
About the Event
National Purple Heart Day is observed on August 7th each year and is a time for Americans to pause to remember and honor the brave men and women who were either wounded on the battlefield or paid the ultimate sacrifice with their lives.
The State of Texas is a designated Purple Heart State. The Department of Texas Military Order of the Purple Heart will celebrate and honor - Purple Heart Day on Tuesday, August 7, 2018 at the State Capital with Texas' Secretary of State Rolando B. Pablos . Governor Greg Abbott appointed Rolando Pablos as the 111th Texas Secretary of State. Secretary Pablos is one of six state officials named by the Texas Constitution to form the Executive Department of the State.
Attire: MOPH Business - Blues and Grays, or Business Suit and Tie
Date: 7 August
Time: 11:00 AM Central
Location: Texas Capitol Building, Room 1E.8
1100 Congress Austin, Texas 78701