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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 Leo Walter

Leo G. Walter Jr. Leo Gustave Walter, Jr, 86, passed away Friday, April 20 in Akron at hospice surrounded by his loving family. He founded Stagecoach Antiques on West Market Street in Akron 75-years ago this month. He earned a purple heart for his service to the country during the Korean War. Leo is survived by his wife of nearly 61 years, Mary Kay, and their five children; 16 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. His children and their spouses are: Leo III (Mary Ann), Ted (Barb),...
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