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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 David HAMM

HAMM, David Roberts (Age 89) After spending a weekend surrounded by family and friends, David Roberts Hamm left this earthly world on July 15, 2014. Born to William Hamm and Isabelle Driskell Hamm in Blackwater, Missouri, on January 27, 1925, he was the third of five brothers. David's life was shaped by the experiences of his youth during the Great Depression and his coming of age during World War II. David enlisted in the US Marine Corps just after his 17th birthday. Sent to the South...
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