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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 John Arritola

Arritola, John Carlos 97 Sept. 21, 1919 Jan. 17, 2017 John Carlos Arritola, 97, passed away peacefully with family members at his bedside. He was a WWII Army veteran, receiving a Purple Heart for injuries sustained in Italy in June 1944. John was preceded in death by his beautiful wife of 67 years, Florence; son, Tom (Barb); and two grandchildren. He is survived by eight children, Rick (Char), Don (Carol), Dave, Frank (Patt), Jim (Darlene), Louise Lively (Keith), Ron (Stacy), Bob (Laura); 16...
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