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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 Max Hoffman

Max Earl Hoffman departed this life on Thursday, April 23, 2015 after a brief illness. He faced this illness with the same courage and grace that he had lived his life with. He was born on May 17, 1926 to Sarah Eveline Caroline Sandell Hoffman Gilbert in Mayfield, Kansas. Max was raised by his mother, her parents, John Oscar Sandell and Mary Christine Lundburg Sandell and uncle, Walter Sandell. Adversity dogged their every step but they perservered and overcame together. Max was preceded in...
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