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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 Richard Chase

Richard Eugene Chase, 71, of Durant was born September 6, 1942 in Gotebo, OK to Samuel Chase and Blanch Thomas Chase, and passed away on Saturday, July 26, 2014 at his home in Durant. Richard was baptized into the First Baptist Church in 1957 in Swan Lake, OK. In 1962 he was married to Opal Darlene Herrick in Hobart. They divorced in 1976. Richard joined the U.S. Marine Corps at the age of 16. He served 12 years including two combat tours in Vietnam before receiving a medical retirement...
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