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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 Charles Holmes Jr.

The Rev. Charles Henry Holmes Jr. May 19, 1925 - May 11, 2021 The Rev. Charles Henry Holmes Jr., 95, of Lincolnton, passed away Tuesday, May 11, 2021, at his residence. Charles was born May 19, 1925, in Iva, S.C., to the late Charles Henry Holmes Sr. and Lelia Ashworth Holmes. He served our country during World War II, where he received the Purple Heart. Mr. Holmes retired from Duke Energy and went on to become the minister of Revealed Word Tabernacle Church. In addition to his parents,...
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