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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 Charles Machado Jr.

Charles B. Machado Jr. passed away suddenly on January 29, 2020 after a short illness. He passed away peacefully at his home in Estes Park, CO with his wife Sylvia and daughter Lisa by his loving side. Charles was born to Charles B. and Amelia (LaSalvia) Machado on May 10, 1931. He was proud to share the same birth date with his mother, and later with his grandson Brian. He grew up in Los Banos, CA where he helped his father on the family ranch. He attended school in Los Banos, graduating...
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