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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 Robert Reid

Robert Stephen Reid, 96, passed away on Wednesday, December 01, 2021, after a brief illness. Robert was born on August 10, 1925, to the late Joseph and Edna Staples Reid in Lynbrook, NY. Joseph and Edna were of Irish descent and parents to twelve children, 11 sons and 1 daughter. Robert was the last surviving child. Robert fought with the US Navy in the Pacific during World War II and the US Marine Corps in Korea where he was wounded and awarded the Purple Heart. After his military service, he...
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