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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 ABELINDO GIACOMIN

PALATINE - Abelindo "Abe" Giacomin, 90, passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 3, 2015 at Oakton Pavillion Hospice in Des Plaines, IL. Born in Johnston City, IL, June 2, 1924, but lived his childhood in northern Italy (Fonzaso & Pordenone) from age 6, returning to the United States at age 15. Abe was so proud to be an American and fought bravely in WWII with the Army First Division (The Big Red One) fighting 3 days with General George Patton. He was severely injured during the Battle of the...
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