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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 Earl Gottfried

EARL W. GOTTFRIED ("I'm still vertical!"), Forever in our hearts with admiration and respectage 93, resided in Riverside, passed away peacefully on May 19, 2015 at Elizabeth's Care, his loving home for the past three years. Earl was born in Republic, Ohio on 12/6/21; graduated Bloomville High School in 1939. At a young age, sawdust and woodchips began to shape his passion for building, while working at his father's Bloomville Lumber Company. Earl joined the U.S. Army in 1942, serving in WWII...
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