35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association

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  SP4 Frederick Allen Phoebus    In memory of our fallen brother

"We few, we happy few, we band of brothers; for he to-day that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother"

Alpha Company
2nd Battalion
35th Infantry Regiment

Vietnam War

"Not For Fame or Reward
Not For Place or For Rank
But In Simple Obedience To
Duty as They Understood It"

National Defense Service Medal Vietnam Service Medal Vietnam Campaign Medal Vietnam Campaign Medal

The 35th Infantry Regiment Association salutes our fallen brother, SP4 Frederick Allen Phoebus, who died in the service of his country on June 20th, 1966 in Pleiku Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Small Arms/WA. At the time of his death Frederick was 22 years of age. He was from Baltimore, Maryland. Frederick is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 8E, Line 68.

The decorations earned by SP4 Frederick Allen Phoebus include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm Unit Citation.


James McConneha
"Great Guy
Hung out together as teenagers, true friend and very tough, fear was not a word in Freds vocabulary."