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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 Roland McKeon

Roland McKeon Feb. 20, 1930 - Nov. 22, 2014 NORWICH - Roland McKeon 84, of Norwich died Saturday morning at the Backus Hospital. He was born in Putnam on February 20, 1930 the son of the late James and Alice (Tracy) McKeon. Roland was a Korean War Marine Corps veteran having enlisted on September 14, 1948 and was honorably discharged on September 13, 1952 with the rank of Sergeant. He received the Purple Heart Medal. Following his military service he was employed as a Machinist at the Pratt &...
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