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    Medals - Awards (MA): 5-5: Purple Heart: General
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files1 October 1945-28 March 1963

    This folder contains correspondence between White House personnel and various individuals concerning invitations for President John F. Kennedy to attend ceremonies for recipients of the Purple Heart award.

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    Medals - Awards (MA): 5-5: Purple Heart: Executive
    Papers of John F. Kennedy. Presidential Papers. White House Central Subject Files17 January 1962-15 May 1962

    This folder contains correspondence between White House staff and military personnel concerning requirements of the Purple Heart award. Also included in this folder is a draft and a copy of Executive Order 11016 authorizing the Purple Heart.

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