Enroll online at the national MOPH website:
Download the application form and turn it in to a MOPH member:
All persons of good moral character who are awarded the Purple Heart Medal by the Government of the United States AND are Active Duty or have Honorable or General discharge are eligible for active membership in the Military Order of the Purple Heart of the U.S.A.
Please note that the MOPH does not have posthumous memberships. Only living Purple Heart Recipients are eligible for membership.
Required with application
DD214 Member-4 or Service-2 with Purple Heart Award AND Honorable or General dischargeif necessary, DD215 (if Purple Heart Award, Honorable or General discharge is not on DD214)
Recommend: Purple Heart Award Orders Plus Purple Heart Certificate
Active Duty Applicant
Provide PCS Orders and the documents listed below.
Purple Heart Award Orders plus Purple Heart Certificate
Make sure all documents are COMPLETE and LEGIBLE