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Kiowa Comanche Apache Reservation designated as Purple Heart Reservation

The Kiowa Comanche Apache Reservation is now a Purple Heart Reservation.
KCCU News Director Bekah Fountain spoke with Retired Staff Sergeant and KCA Veterans Association Commander Kristopher Killsfirst and National American Indian Veterans Region 5 Commander of the 39 Oklahoma tribes, Michael Coon about this historical event.

More information about Purple Heart entities in Oklahoma at

Bekah received her degree in Broadcast Journalism from the University of Alabama in Birmingham with a minor in political science. She is a matcha connoisseur, reader, gamer, and dog lover. When she’s not working you can always find her in a book, spending time with family and her pup Senbei.