35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association

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  CPL Frank Bernard Ahern    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"

Easy Company
35th Infantry Regiment
Korean 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 Korean Service Medal United Nations Korean Service Medal Republic of Korea War Service Medal

The 35th Infantry Regiment Association salutes our fallen brother, CPL Frank Bernard Ahern, RA19293033, who died in the service of his country on September 2nd, 1950 in South Korea. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Frank was 26 years of age. He was from San Francisco, California. Frank's Military Occupation Specialty was 822-Utilities NCO.

The decorations earned by CPL Frank Bernard Ahern include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star with V, the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Korea Service Medal, and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.

Frank worked for Hiram Walkers Warehouse prior to entering the service.

Buried in the Golden Gate National Cemetery in San Bruno, CA. Section R Site 3256