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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 Harry Hewitt

Harry J. Hewitt 1923 - 2017 WESTFIELD, IL - Harry Junior Hewitt, 94, of Westfield, Ill., formerly of Chicago, Ill., passed away Tuesday, March 28, 2017, at home surrounded by his loving family. He was born March 12, 1923, in Curran, Ill., the son of Harry Elmer Hewitt Sr. and Ellen Pauline Snook Hewitt. On Dec. 28, 1950, he married Lois Eileen Cullis in Chicago, Ill. She passed away June 18, 2010. Survived by his daughter, Joyce (Steve) Tarver of Westfield, Ill.; grandchildren: Valeri...
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