35th Infantry (Cacti) Regiment Association

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  PFC Richard Noyce Seglem    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, PFC Richard Noyce Seglem, who died in the service of his country on September 24th, 1970 in Phu Yen Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Shot When Mistaken for Enemy. At the time of his death Richard was 20 years of age. He was from Wichita, Kansas. Richard is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 7W, Line 88.

The decorations earned by PFC Richard Noyce Seglem 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.

I miss you and love you,and thank you and I am so proud of you for the courage and character you showed in answering your countrys call.It was an honorable act being a soldier.
Posted by: Patsy J. Richardson
Relationship: He is my brother

john smith
high school buddy
1103 5th ave south
jacksonville , fl 32250
your the true hero r/john scott smith class of 1968.
not forgotten, visited the wall and this weekend it an awesome, brings life back to reality, sorrow you missed the dance, brother john scott smith, class of 1968, southeast high school