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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 James Crites

James W. Crites November 6, 1920 - August 28, 2014 James W. Crites was born November 6, 1920 at Woodward, Oklahoma. James passed away August 28, 2014 at Hylond. He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Flo, one son, Jerry and wife Nancy, grandchildren, Phil, Kelly, Tara, Chrissy and Jessica and 5 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by 2 children, Jim of Merced and Scott of Alabama. He belongs to the American Legion Post 83. He retired from John Deere Tractor in 1985. He served in...
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