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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 CLARENCE SHIELDS

CLARENCE EDMUND SHIELDS, 90, of Proctorville, Ohio, went home to be with the Lord Tuesday, January 27, 2015, at home. He was born August 4, 1924, in Jackson County, Ohio, a son of the late Marion and Mamie Null Shields. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two brothers James and Harold Shields; and three sisters, Alice Laatsch, Lucille Cline and Pauline Carter. He was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church in Jackson, Ohio, and...
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