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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 Whitney

John Michael Whitney 2/14/1949 - 7/25/2015 John Michael Whitney, son of Charles and Marcella Whitney, passed away on Saturday, July 25, 2015. He was raised in San Bruno and resided in San Mateo. He served as a Chief Warrant Officer/helicopter pilot for the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War and was awarded the Purple Heart. John always had a joke or unique bit of information to share at all of our family get-togethers, enjoyed reading and sharing all he could find on the early history of...
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