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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 Gene Tessman

Gene Tessman, 67 of Friend passed away after a battle with cancer on March 31, 2015. Gene was born June 10, 1947 to Frank and Mildred Tessman at Hastings, NE. Gene was a veteran of the United States Navy, serving three tours in Vietnam and was a recipient of the Purple Heart Medal. He was united in marriage to Carolyn Gerner on October 12, 1996. He was a member of the VFW as well as the American Legion. He was an avid golf and NASCAR enthusiast. Survivors include his wife, Carolyn...
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