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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 CHARLES CAVE

CAVE, CHARLES FANCHER “CHUCK” Charles Fancher Cave “Chuck”, age 92, died on February 21, 2015 in Covina, CA. Born in New Haven, Oct. 1, 1923. Son of John and Jessie Cave. Raised in North Haven, he attended Hamden High School. The day after Pear Harbor he joined the U.S. Navy. After 18+ years of serving the country he loved, he retired. He survived the sinking of two U.S. ships. He received the purple heart for wounds he received when U.S.S. Destroyer Bronson sank...
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