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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 Rupert Greenlaw

LUBEC - Rupert U. Greenlaw, 96, passed away peacefully July 8, 2014, at a nursing home facility in Portsmouth, N.H. He was born April 26, 1918, son of Melborne and Eola (Wilcox) Greenlaw. He proudly served in the United States Army during World War II, in the Infantry Division. He was among the first wave, first raid at Normandy. Among the medals he received were, Good Conduct, Theater Sv, and the Purple Heart. He possessed a commercial captain's license. He was a commercial lobster...
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