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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 George Chima

George P. Chima George P. Chima, 94, died September 3, 2015. Born in Akron May 15, 1921, he graduated from Garfield High School. During World War II, he suffered a severe shoulder wound, earning him a Purple Heart. He attended The University of Akron, where he was a kicker for the Zips football team and a member of the Lone Star fraternity. After college, he joined his father, Peter, his brother, Cornel, and sisters, Mary and Helen in the family business. Together, they expanded Chima...
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