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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 Irvin Adams

Irvin L. Adams, 96, of Pottsville, passed away Thursday in Broad Mountain Health and Rehabilitation Center, Frackville. Born in Jonestown, Aug. 26, 1920, he was a son of the late Edward M. and Pearl R. Miller Adams. He proudly served his country in the. Marines during World War II and was a Purple Heart recipient. Irvin worked as a custodian at Centre Street School for 30 years and later at John S. Clarke Elementary Center for six years. He was a member of the Pottsville AMVETS, American...
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