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"We few, we happy few, we band of brothers; for he to-day that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother"
35th Infantry Regiment
"Not For Fame or Reward
Not For Place or For Rank
But In Simple Obedience To
Duty as They Understood It"
The 35th Infantry Regiment Association salutes our fallen brother, SSG Johnnie Merrit Tenon, who died in the service of his country on March 17th, 1966 in Pleiku Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Small Arms/AW. At the time of his death Johnnie was 33 years of age. He was from Columbus, Georgia. Johnnie is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 06E, Line 19.
SSG Tenon is buried in Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Texas. Plot Y 956