35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association

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  CPL Henry Wilson Berry    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"

Fox 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 Henry Wilson Berry, RA44025024, who died in the service of his country on May 21st, 1951 in South Korea, Hill 329 north of Seoul. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Henry was 26 years of age. He was from Bethea, South Carolina. Henry's Military Occupation Specialty was 4745-Light Weapons Infantryman.

The decorations earned by CPL Henry Wilson Berry include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, 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.

Corporal Berry was a member of the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on May 21, 1951.Henry also saw service in WWII.

Henry worked for Lonny-Boy before entering service on 16 Aug 1944.

Henry is buried in Magnolia Cemetery, Latta, SC