Purple Heart/Combat Wounded

Purple Heart/Combat Wounded

About This Plate

Honor Special Group

The Purple Heart decoration is awarded to members of the armed forces who are wounded in combat. This plate recognizes recipients of the award. This plate may be personalized with up to 5 alphanumeric characters, or up to 4 for motorcycles, by submitting TC-817, Application for Personalized and Replacement License Plates with the required personalization fee.


  • A membership card in the Military Order of the Purple Heart Association or military discharge form DD-214 issued by the National Personnel Records Center
  • No Special Plate Fee
  • No Annual Contribution

Obtaining this Plate

The following options are available for ordering this plate:

  • Order online here
  • Any DMV office location
  • By mail – please submit a copy of your current registration, any documentation required for the special plate, a check that includes the cost of the special plate plus $4.00 for postage to:

    Utah State Tax Commission
    Motor Vehicle Division
    P.O. Box 30412
    Salt Lake City, UT 84130
    For express services (FedEx, UPS, etc.), use zip code 84116

For more information, please call 801-297-7780 or 1-800-DMV-UTAH (800-368-8824).

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