35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association

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  CPT Byron Dale Lee    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"

HHC 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, CPT Byron Dale Lee, O-0929109, who died in the service of his country on July 25th, 1950 in South Korea. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Byron was 33 years of age. He was from Canyon County, Idaho. Byron's Military Occupation Specialty was 5310.

The decorations earned by CPT Byron Dale Lee include: 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.

Comments: Captain Lee was a Chaplain with the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while attending to his duties in South Korea on July 25, 1950. He was also a veteran of WWII.