Tom Murphy, Rockville Resident Awarded a Purple Heart in Vietnam and Who Ended Up Recovering in Walter Reed Army Hospital, to be Among Speakers as Montgomery County Honors Vietnam Veterans on Sat., Oct. 24

Tom Murphy 1969 Tay Ninh, Vietnam

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 Tom Murphy, a current Rockville attorney resident who was seriously wounded in Vietnam and ironically ended his long recovery in nearby Walter Reed Army Hospital, will be among the featured speakers on Saturday, Oct. 24, as Montgomery County honors the men and women who served the nation during the Vietnam War. The event will take place at the Universities at Shady Grove in Rockville, starting at 10:30 a.m.Read more…