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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 Nestor Garcia

Garcia, Nestor Nestor Garcia of Puerto de Luna, NM, passed away on Monay, June 29, 2015 at the age of 89. Nestor enlisted in the Army in 1943 and served for three years during WWII, stationed in Germany where he was wounded. He received the Purple Heart Combat Infantry Badge and the Victory Medal. At the end of the war Nestor served under General Patton. Nestor is survived by his daughter, Linda Garcia of Santa Rosa; grandchildren, Renee Sisk and husband, Billy, Abe Garcia and...
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