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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 Kenneth Dillon

YELLOW SPRINGS — Kenneth R. Dillon of Yellow Springs, 85, passed away Friday, October 17, 2014, at Dayspring of Miami Valley. He was born October 6, 1929, in Lawrence County, Ohio, at the Handley Place on John's Creek. He was the son of the late John L. Dillon Sr. and the late E. Nellie (Malone) Dillon. Ken graduated from Waterloo High School in 1947. After high school, he entered the army in 1951 and was a member of the 24th Infantry Division, 19th Infantry Regiment, Company E. He...
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