Wisconsin Army National Guard soldiers who received medalsA list of members of the soldiers from the Wisconsin Army Nationsl Guard's 951st Engineer Company who received the Purple Heart medal.
Soldiers awarded the Purple Heart medal on Aug. 6: Spc. Joshua Copiskey, Rhinelander; Spc. Patrick Faucher, Marshfield; Spc. T.J. Fecteau, Schofield; Spc. David Lein, Rice Lake; Spc. Jonathan Palutke, Rhinelander; Spc. Anthony Pemble, Mercer; Sgt. Phil Poitra, Lac du Flambeau; Spc. Kyle Roberts, Eau Claire; Sgt. 1st Class Lyle Spurgeon, Phelps; Spc. Joshua Steffens, Appleton; and Spc. Matthew Tennessen, Kaukauna. Purple Heart recipients not present for the ceremony include: Spc. Douglas Alderton, Rhinelander; and Cpl. Jessie Fender, St. Paul, Minn.