35th Infantry (Cacti) Regiment Association

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  PFC Jerry Wayne Jefferson    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"

Bravo 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 Jerry Wayne Jefferson, who died in the service of his country on November 30th, 1968 in Quang Duc Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Multi-Frag. At the time of his death Jerry was 20 years of age. He was from Paris, Kentucky. Jerry is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 37W, Line 12.

The decorations earned by PFC Jerry Wayne Jefferson include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Silver 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.

Jerry is buried at Evergreen Memory Gardens in Paris, KY.