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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 John Walter Thompson, who died in the service of his country on January 3rd, 1968 in Quang Nam Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Rocket/Mortar. At the time of his death John was 31 years of age. He was from Brinklaw, Maryland. John is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 33E, Line 33.
SSG Thompson is buried in Arlington National Cemetery, Site 2484