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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 Richard Payerchin

Richard James Payerchin, 70, of Euclid, Ohio, passed away May 26, 2015 at his summer home in Marblehead. He was born June 17, 1944 in Cleveland, Ohio. He was a Vietnam Navy Veteran – received Purple Heart and Bronze star. His favorite pastime was spending time with his grandchildren. He enjoyed gardening and spending time at Marblehead He was a Registered Nurse at Veteran's Hospital on Wade Park for 28 years He is survived by his wife, Kathleen (nee Murphy)Children: Richard M.,...
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