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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 OLIVER AMUNDSON

OLIVER LEROY "ROY" AMUNDSON May 13, 1923 ~ June 3, 2017 Oliver Leroy "Roy" Amundson, 94, of Red Bluff, passed away peacefully on June 3, 2017. Roy was born on May 13, 1923 to George and Alice Amundson in Vancouver, Washington. George died in a logging accident when Roy was only 4 yrs old, and Alice raised her sons alone in Battle Ground, Washington. Roy left college to enlist as a conscientious objector in the US Army at the start of WWII. He served as a Medic in the 104th Infantry...
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