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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 JOSEPH VAGEDES

JOSEPH LINUS "LINEY" VAGEDES PIQUA — Joseph Linus "Liney" Vagedes, 91, of Piqua passed away Thursday, April 23, 2015 at 5:54 am at the Hospice Unit of the Upper Valley Medical Center. On February 9, 1924 in Burkettsville, Joseph was fortunate to come into this world to the loving family of Henry John and Frances (Garman) Vagedes. He was tenth in the family of fourteen with three siblings surviving, Paul (Betty) Vagedes of Arkansas, Carl (Frances) Vagedes of Newport, and Norma Jean...
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