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The Purple Heart is the oldest American military combat honor still in existence. Awarded to those who are wounded or killed in any action against an enemy of the United States, the Purple Heart is a symbol of courage and dedication in the face of mortal danger. This memorial site is dedicated to all the brave men and women who have been awarded this honor.
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Remembering the life, death and legacy of Purple Heart recipient Chris BURKE

BURKE Born 3-1-49, passed away 9-11-14 Chris was preceded in death by his lovin parents, John and Anne Burke and brother John Burke Jr. He is survived by his three daughters, Ashly Burke, Natalie Burke, Bridget-Anne Burke, and by his sisters and brother, Patty Dagata (Joe), Maureen Ward (Bill), Tom Burke, Anne Marie Hardin (Dennis), and numerous nieces and nephews. Chris was a graduate of Bishop Kenny H.S., after graduation he joined the army where he became a Green Beret/paratrooper with 5th...
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