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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 Neil Byrd

Greensboro-Neil McArthur Byrd Sr., 83 passed away October 23, 2014 at Pruitt Healthcare in Durham. A graveside service will be Sunday, at 2 PM, October 26 at Guilford Memorial Park. Neil was born in Lee County to the late Luther and Lizzie Womack Byrd. After school he joined the US Army and served in the Korean War where he was awarded the Purple Heart and Infantry Combat badge. Mr. Byrd was employed as an insurance agent for several years and retired from the Guilford County Sheriff's...
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