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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 James Coppola

James E. Coppola, of Marblehead |passed away peacefully on January 20 at the age of 94. He was the loving husband for 68 years to Lucy (Leonardi) Coppola. The son of the late Joseph and Frances Coppola, he was born in Chelsea and raised in Revere. After receiving his degree from Boston University, Mr. Coppola served as a sergeant in the US Army during World War II. He was awarded the Purple Heart for wounds received in Europe during the Battle of the Bulge. After the War he obtained his law...
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