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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 Schaffner

Robert A. Schaffner, of Aurora, passed away peacefully Sunday, April 19, 2015 at Presence Mercy Medical Center surrounded by loved ones. He was born in Aurora on December 22, 1924 and was a lifelong resident. Robert graduated from Marmion Military Academy in 1942 and served his country in Europe during World War II with the 80th Infantry Division as a lieutenant platoon leader in combat. He was awarded both a Purple Heart and Bronze Star medals for his service. After the war, Robert was a...
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