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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 Duane Stickler

Duane Willard Stickler, 85, of Loveland, passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving family, on November 22, 2014. Duane was born January 30, 1929 in Okaton, South Dakota to Ray and Lona (Johnson) Stickler. Duane worked construction and as a carpenter taking great pride in the completion of the Pickstown Dam. While in his teens, Duane also worked as a ranch hand in South Dakota before entering the service. Duane entered the Army April 18, 1951 until he was severely wounded in Korea on...
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