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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 Hair

John M. Hair, age 92 of Lewes, DE passed away on October 17, 2017 at Delaware State Veterans Home in Milford, DE. Born in Autryville, N.C., John has resided in Lewes, DE with his daughter & son-in-law since 2011, and previously in Boothwyn, PA. A veteran and recipient of the Purple Heart, John served in the Army during WWII with the 101st Airborne Division where he parachuted into Holland for Operation Market Garden, history’s greatest airborne assault. John later also fought in the...
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