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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 Edward Goolsby

Edward Holland Goolsby, 93, of Lake Wales, passed away Friday, October 20th at Winter Haven Hospital. Born March 30, 1924 in Babson Park, FL to the late Homer E. and Minnie L. (Howell) Goolsby, he moved to Lake Wales coming from Andalusia, AL in 1947. He was a proud member in the U.S. Navy and served his country during WWII and was a purple heart recipient from the Battle of Okinawa. After that time he worked as an Auto Parts Manager for Chevrolet before retiring. He was a member of West Side...
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