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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 Clarence Wilder

Clarence J. Wilder of Edwardsville passed away on Tuesday, September 16, 2014 at Anderson Hospital surrounded by his family. Clarence was born on January 11, 1931 in Staunton, IL, a son to the late Kenneth and Marie (Stiller) Wilder. He was a supervisor for Nooter Corporation in St. Louis for more than 40 years. The United States Army veteran proudly served his country in the Korean War, earning a Purple Heart and attaining the rank of Staff Sergeant. Clarence was a life time member of...
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