Purple Heart

Purple Heart (HMYL4)

Location: Ogallala, NE 69153 Keith County
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Country: United States of America
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N 41° 6.424', W 101° 45.408'

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The Purple Heart medal was originated by General George Washington on August 7, 1782 for distinguished valor and now awarded only to members of the armed forces of the United States who have been wounded in combat against an armed enemy.

Recipients of this unique award have been specifically honored by the U.S. Congress as a chartered fraternal organization known as the Military Order of the Purple Heart and have active members in chapters throughout the United States and the world.

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HM NumberHMYL4
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Date Added Sunday, October 26th, 2014 at 10:25am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)14T E 268512 N 4554305
Decimal Degrees41.10706667, -101.75680000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 6.424', W 101° 45.408'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 6' 25.44" N, 101° 45' 24.48" W
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Area Code(s)308
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 274-298 Unnamed Road, Ogallala NE 69153, US
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