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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 Richard Harris

Richard Harris Richard M Harris, 89, of Marin County, passed away on September 18, 2014. Richard was born in San Francisco on June 5, 1925 to parents Moe and Tilly Harris. He graduated from George Washington High School in 1943. He served in WW2 1943-1945. During the war he helped to free allied POW's and received a Purple Heart for injuries sustained during combat. He then attended Golden Gate College to receive his business degree. Richard married Julie Barman on July 1, 1951. He always...
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