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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 William Pinkerton

William C. "Bill" Pinkerton, age 90, of Lykens passed away peacefully December 24, 2014 at Frey Village, Middletown, Pa. He was born July 13, 1924 at Lykens to the late Ralph and Pearl Stuppy Pinkerton. He was a graduate of the former Lykens High School Class of 1942, a WWII and Vietnam Veteran and received the Purple Heart, retired from the former Olmstead AFB and was a member of the Lykens Russian Orthodox Church, Gratz VFW, Lykens American Legion and a Social member of Wiconisco Fire...
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