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"We few, we happy few, we band of brothers; for he to-day that sheds his blood with me shall be my brother"
35th Infantry Regiment
"Not For Fame or Reward
Not For Place or For Rank
But In Simple Obedience To
Duty as They Understood It"
The 35th Infantry Regiment Association salutes our fallen brother, PFC Merlin Francis Caldwell, who died in the service of his country on May 22nd, 1967 in Quang Ngai Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Small Arms/AW. At the time of his death Merlin was 20 years of age. He was from Pasedena, Texas. Merlin is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 20E, Line 82.
Merlin is buried at Buried at Ft. Sam Houston National Cemetery in San Antonio, TX. Plot 2B 0 3125