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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 John Martin

John Everett Martin Waynesville, NC - John Everett Martin, of Waynesville, NC, died March 20, 2017, at the age of 99 from complications of his WW II injuries and old age. He was the oldest member of the First Congregational United Church of Christ in Asheville, NC. Born in Durango, Colorado, on February 28, 1918, he was the son of Chauncey Giles and Hattie Damon Martin. He was preceded in death by his older brother, Harold Martin and two of his four children, John Everett Martin II and...
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