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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 Robert Dillon

Robert (Bob) Cassette Dillon, 84, of Indianapolis, sadly passed away on August 28, 2015, with his loving wife and cousin, William (Billy) Dillon at his side. Bob was born July 30, 1931, the beloved son of John Dillon and Flora (Peters) Dillon in Fenwick, West Virginia. He proudly served in the 70th Heavy Tank Battalion during the Korean War, twice received The Purple Heart, and retired from the U. S. Army after 23 years of service. Bob was a driver for Ryder Trucking and after retirement,...
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