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Banquet honors county's Purple Heart recipients

By Ethan Smith
Published in News on August 8, 2014 1:46 PM

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Kenneth Quakenbush walks through sabers during the Purple Heart Banquet Walk of Honor Thursday night at First Pentecostal Church. Quakenbush, an Army veteran, received a Purple Heart for his service in the Vietnam War.

The First Church of Goldsboro is a starkly different setting than Chu Lai, Vietnam. But for Ken Quakenbush, both places have one thing in common: the Purple Heart. The Goldsboro/Wayne Purple Heart Foundation held its annual ceremony Thursday night...

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