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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 Walter Reid

Preacher Walter Henry Reid, 82, of Landis, passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2015, at Kiser Hospice House. Born on Aug. 20, 1932, in Rowan County, he was the son of the late James M. and Etta Mae Honeycutt Reid. Mr. Reid attended Rowan County schools and served his country in the U.S. Army, serving in Korea, where he received two Purple Heart medals. He retired from Cannon Mills after many years of service. Preacher Reid was dedicated to his family and his church and its ministries. Having...
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