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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, SP4 Robert Lee Martinez, who died in the service of his country on October 28th, 1966 in Pleiku Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Medevac Hit by RPG. At the time of his death Robert was 19 years of age. He was from Denver, Colorado. Robert is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 11E, Line 123.
Robert is buried in Fort Logan National Cemetery in Denver, CO. Plot Q O 1793. Ft. Logan is in south west Denver near the intersection with Rt 285 and Rt 121. It can be reached by going west off of exit 201 of I-25. (visited by Russ Martin in May 2003