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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 Jim Hansen

Jim Hansen, 70, of Licking, Missouri (formerly of Rawlins, Wyoming) passed away quietly in his sleep on August 27, 2015 at the St. James Veterans Home in St. James, Missouri.   Jim was born July 25, 1945 to John and Edith (Hallett) Hansen in Willow Springs, Missouri, the youngest of three children.  As a teenager, Jim moved from Missouri to Wyoming to join his older brother, Clayton, and began working for the Union Pacific Railroad (UPRR) as a telegrapher.  In 1965, Jim was drafted to Vietnam...
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