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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 William Ridley Jr.

William H. Ridley Jr., 70, passed away at 8:00 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015, at home. He was a resident of Baton Rouge. He graduated from Scotlandville High School in 1962. He was a U.S. Army Vietnam veteran who was awarded the Purple Heart and Bronze Star medals. He retired from Capitol Concrete. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and family cookouts. Religious services will be held at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 5, 2015, at St. John Baptist Church, 820 Rafe Mayer Rd., with visiting from 9 a.m. Dr....
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