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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 Vann Brewster

Dr. Vann Allen Brewster, beloved husband, father, and grandfather, passed away on Saturday, October 18, 2014 in the Harris Hospice Unit at Presbyterian Hospital in Charlotte, NC. Dr. Brewster was born on November 13, 1929 in Birmingham, Alabama to the late Virgil Scriven Brewster and Mary Wood Brewster. He often told stories of his childhood as the youngest of four brothers in Cedartown, Georgia. He attended Clemson University for two years, then spent four years at the United States Military...
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