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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 Glenn Zimmer

Glenn Victor Zimmer 1926 ~ 2018 Glenn Victor Zimmer was born February 22, 1926 in Boise, Idaho to Otto C. and Martha Christian Zimmer. He was raised on a dairy farm on Boise Avenue. He was a real "country boy" riding his horse to Garfield School most of the time. After he graduated with the class of '44 from Boise High he went into the service. He was wounded while crossing Belgium and received the Purple Heart medal. On September 25, 1946 he married his longtime friend from north Junior...
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