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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 Arthur Leighton

Mr. Arthur E. Gene Leighton, age 92, died on Tuesday, November 25th at the Kaplan Family Hospice House in Danvers. He was the beloved husband of the late Beryl (Stevens) Leighton. Born and raised in Lynn, he was the son of the late Ralph and Ada (Diggins) Leighton. He was a graduate of Lynn English High School. Mr. Leighton was a WWII U.S. Navy veteran and a recipient of the Purple Heart. He worked for the town of Saugus for 35 years as manager of the public school custodians. He served on...
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