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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 Corneal Veltema

Corneal Veltema, age 91 of East Lansing went to heaven on Friday, December 19, 2014. He was born on November 4, 1923 and raised on a family farm in Missaukee County, Michigan, the son of Roy and Gertrude Veltema. He attended Hillside Public School through 8th grade. His formal education was limited as his help was needed on the farm. Neal was always quick with numbers. Growing up during the hard times of the Great Depression Neal learned the value of hard work, thrift and perseverance. ...
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