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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 Richard Sweeney

Richard K. "Dick" Sweeney, 92, of Kittanning passed away peacefully Sunday at his home. Dick was born on July 15, 1923, in Freeport, a son of the late Margaret (Kennedy) and Andrew Sweeney. He was a member of the Jefferson Center Presbyterian Church in Saxonburg. Dick served with the U.S. Marines during World War II. He was awarded the Purple Heart medal for his service to his country. He was a truck driver at Freeport Transport for a number of years. He later worked at the Freeport Brick...
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