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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 Knight

Mr. William E. Knight, age 82, of Uphill Rd., Blueridge , GA passed away peacefully surrounded by his loving family on Saturday January 20,2018 at Union General Hospital following an extended illness. Mr. Knight was born on November 26, 1935, the son of the late Braxton Knight and the late Lucile Sims Knight. Mr. Knight had lived in this area since 1983 and belonged to the V.F.W. , D.A.V. and the American Legion. He was also a Purple Heart Recipient. He retired from the Navy Seabees after 20...
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