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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 DIEGO HERNANDEZ

HERNANDEZ DIEGO E. HERNANDEZ Vice Admiral, USN (Ret.) Vice Admiral Diego ("Duke") Hernandez, 83, passed away quietly at his Miami Lakes home on July 7, 2017, and will be laid to rest with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery on Tuesday, December 12, 2017. A brief burial service will be held at the Fort Myer Old Chapel at 12:45 p.m. before the procession to the burial site. Please arrive early. Admiral Hernandez was the highest ranking Hispanic on active duty for several years...
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