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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 Wilson McKindra

Wilson Omar McKindra was born March 25, 1931 in St. Louis, Missouri. He left his earthly residence of Waukegan, Illinois for his eternal home on November 28, 2018. Wilson will be remembered for his incredible service to his country. He was a sergeant with the United States Army, 2nd Infantry Division and a Korean War Veteran (1950-53). In the course of his service, Wilson earned many honors including a Purple Heart when he was seriously in battle by a missile. Wilson also brought joy to...
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