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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 Dewayne "Andy" Anderson

Dewayne "Andy" Anderson passed away peacefully on July 30, 2014 with his family by his side. Born on December 21, 1925 he was the youngest of seventeen children that were raised by his grandparents in Sisseton, South Dakota. As a combat veteran of both World War II and the Korean War he was awarded two bronze stars and the Purple Heart. After the war he moved to Arvada, Colorado to begin his career in education. Starting out as a teacher he quickly advanced to assistant principal...
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