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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 John Blaur

BLAUR John and Laura Blaur, both 91 years old and married for 67 years, died during the same week in November. Laura Smith Blauer died on Nov. 9, 2014, at Haven Hospice in Gainesville, Fla., of complications from Alzheimer s. Laura Smith was born on July 18, 1923, in Independence, Mo., the only child of Beulah Nancy Blair and Claude Carson Smith. She spent her childhood in Missouri, Kansas and Arkansas and graduated from Prairie Grove High School (Ark.) in 1939. Laura s family moved to...
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