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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 Leo Jensen

Dr. Leo Stanley Jensen passed away May 23rd, 2018 at his home in Athens, Georgia. He was born on Standhope Farm near Bellingham, Washington. He served in the army, 413th Infantry, 104th Division, in WWII until wounded in Germany on November 22, 1944. He was a Purple Heart recipient and received The French Legion of Honor medal. Dr. Jensen earned his PHD at Cornell University and was a professor of Poultry Science at University of Georgia. He was a cherished grandfather who loved to garden...
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