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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 Guy McMillian

Guy Marion McMillian, 89, of Dacula passed away on Thursday, July 2, 2015. He was born September 23, 1925 in Dacula, Georgia, the third born of Asa Marion and Mattie Lee McMillian. He was among the fifth generation of McMillians to live in Gwinnett County. He graduated from Dacula High in 1943. At 19 years of age, Guy was drafted into the army and was wounded in the Pacific theater war with Japan on the Philippine island of Luzon. He was the recipient of the Purple Heart for service to his...
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