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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 EMIL LAINE, SR.

Emil H. Laine, Sr. Emil H. Laine, Sr., 91, Kettle River, died on Monday, July 27, 2015 in Augustana Mercy Health Care Center, Moose Lake. He was born on July 27, 1924 at home in Split Rock Township. Emil attended Lincoln School in Split Rock Twp. and later Kettle River School. He worked at home and at various area farms before entering the Army in March of 1944 serving during WWII in England, France, Italy, and Germany. He received the Purple Heart for wounds received during action in...
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