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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 Harry Chalk

Harry P. Chalk Aug. 1, 1930 - Dec. 18, 2014 COLUMBIA CITY - Harry P. Chalk, 84, of Columbia City, died at 5:50 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 at his home. He was born Aug. 1, 1930 in Champaign, Ill. a son of Joseph and Lena (McLaughlin) Chalk. As a young boy, his family moved to Sidney, Indiana where he completed his education. On Aug. 9, 1948 he enlisted in the United States Army, serving during the Korean War from which he received a Purple Heart and Bronze Star. He was honorably...
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