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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 Sfc Vessell Sr.

SFC (Ret) Johnny J. Vessell, Sr. December 12, 1927- September 18, 2014 Waverly Hall, Georgia- SFC (Ret) Johnny J. Vessell, Sr., 86, of Waverly Hall, GA passed away Thursday, September 18, 2014 at Columbus Hospice House. He was born in Walker, LA on December 12, 1927 to the late John and Myrtle Vessel. Johnny retired from the Army after 22 years of honorable service and received numerous awards and medals to include the Purple Heart (w/5 Btl stars); Korea Service Medal and Korean...
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