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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 Nelson Tyson

Tyson, Nelson F. Nelson F. Tyson, 94, formerly of Schnecksville, died Monday, November 24, 2014, surrounded by his loving family, at Fellowship Manor, Whitehall. Born in Mahoning Valley, Carbon Co., March 2, 1920, Nelson was the son of the late William and Agnes (Hartung) Tyson. He faithfully and honorably served his country in the U.S. Army during World War II in the European Theater of Operations, where he was awarded a Three Bronze Star Victory Medal and a Purple Heart Medal. He was...
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