Bronze and Silver Star- Purple Heart recipient receives Hempstead home
Thu, 10/27/2016 - 11:36pm
Hempstead-October 22, Purple Heart recipient, Army Sergeant Justin Ellis, along with his wife and daughter were gifted with a mortgage-free home in Hempstead. The home was donated by Chase and modified to meet Sgt. Ellis’ needs. Sergeant Ellis is a recipient of the Purple Heart, Bronze Star and Silver Star. It was in 2007 when his convoy struck an IED, ejecting Sergeant Ellis from his vehicle.