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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, 1LT William Hoke Farmer Jr., who died in the service of his country on May 29th, 1967 in Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Small Arms Fire. At the time of his death William was 27 years of age. He was from Fayetteville, North Carolina. William is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 21E, Line 012.
William was attached to C, 2/35th from his parent unit, Battery C, 2/9th Artillery. Per offical records he was awarded the Silver Star but we do not have the citation.