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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 Joseph Williams

PANAMA - Joseph Edward Williams 74, passed away Saturday, February 14, 2015 in Panama. He was born in Nash County on January 8, 1940 to the late Merle Williams and Lela D. Langley. He entered the military in 1957 and retired in 1979. During his military career, he was awarded the Purple Heart and the Bronze Star. Joe served his country in Germany, Korea, Vietnam and Panama. He went on to retire from the Civil Service. He leaves to cherish his memory his wife, Tirsa Marie Williams of Panama,...
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