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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 Charles Young

May 31, 1942 - Jan. 11, 2017 was born Charlie Lee Young on May 31, 1942 in Selma, Alabama to the late Mr. William Dave Young and Mrs. Mary Wallace Young. Charles graduated from Hooper City High School in 1960. Several years later, he was drafted into the United States Army where he served in the Vietnam War. Charles was the recipient of several commendations: National Defense Service Medal, Vietnam Service Medal with 2 Bronze Stars and 2 Purple Hearts. After receiving an honorable discharge...
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