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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 Wendel Heers

Heers, Wendel W. Professor emeritus and interim dean of the art school at the University of Michigan, died at Arbor Hospice in Ann Arbor on Sunday August 2nd. Born in Blue Earth, Minnesota in 1924, he and his wife hosted a party for 92 people at their home last October for his 90th birthday. He spent most of his early years on the family farm in Owatonna, Minnesota. A noted artist and sculptor in the Ann Arbor community, he has commissioned works throughout the United States and Europe. One...
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