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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 Kenneth Sorensen

Kenneth M. Sorensen, 99, of Burlington, peacefully passed away at 9:54 PM Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at the Klein Center in West Burlington surrounded by his family. Born August 15, 1922, in Racine, WI, he was the son of Peter and Katherine J. Sondergaard Sorensen. On June 1, 1946, he married Anne Agnes Gadau in Burlington, IA. They were happily married for 70 years prior to her passing on July 1, 2016. Kenny was a U.S. Army Veteran, serving proudly in the infantry during World War II. He...
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