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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 Steven Garlach

Steven Albert "Steve" Garlach 1948- 2020 Steven Albert "Steve" Garlach, 72, passed away on Wednesday, October 21, 2020, in Glendo, Wyoming from complications of COVID-19. Steve was born on Sunday, August 8, 1948, in Louisville, New York the son of Leo and Kathleen (Freego) Garlach. Steve joined the United States Army on November 18, 1971 and was honorably discharged on November 30, 1972. While in the Army he earned the following medals National Defense Service Medal and a Purple Heart. ...
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