Battle of Sedjenane

World War II vet gets Purple Heart
World War II vet gets Purple Heart
News Queens Courier Staff 4/16/2012 at 7:26AM

Congressmember Bob Turner recently held a ceremony to honor 93-year-old World War II veteran Anton Dietrich Jr. of Richmond Hill, presenting him with the Purple Heart for his actions during the Battle of Sedjenane, Tunisia in 1943. The event, held at the Sgt. Edward R. Miller VFW Post 7336 in Richmond Hill, began with Disabled [...]