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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 Harold Flittner

Harold E. "John" Flittner Harold E. "John" Flittner, 90, passed away March 22, 2015. Born in Suffield Twp., Harold lived in the area his entire life. He served in the U.S. Army 1st Armor Division during World War II under George Patton and Mark Clark. Harold was wounded in the Italian Campaign where he received the Purple Heart. He was retired from Akron Brick and Block after 35 years, was a member of Mogadore VFW Post 8487, D.A.V. Post 35, Mogadore Moose Lodge 1082 and the AMVETS Post...
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