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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 Butler

James R. Butler JOHNSTON -- James Robert "Jim" Butler, 98, resident of 156 Long Cane Road, Johnston, died September 19, 2014 at Pruitt Healthcare in North Augusta. Born in Saluda County, August 21, 1916, he was a son of the late Robert Madison Butler and Minnie Lee Burnett Butler. Mr. Butler proudly served his country during World War II as a machine gunner in the US Army and fought on the European Front in the Invasion of Normandy. He was wounded twice and was the recipient of two Purple...
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