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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 Roger Derr

Derr, Roger L. Roger L. Derr, 65, of Whitehall passed away peacefully Monday, July 27, 2015 at St. Luke's Hospital - Allentown Campus surrounded by his loving family. He was born in Allentown and was the son of the late Edward and Althea (Troxell) Derr. Roger graduated from Whitehall High in 1968. Roger worked at the Keystone Cement Company in Bath for many years as a maintenance supervisor. He honorably served his country as a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps during the Vietnam...
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