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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 Charles Richard Battershell, US55042745, who died in the service of his country on October 17th, 1951 in South Korea. The cause of death was listed as Seriously WIA by missile-Died of wounds (FECOM). At the time of his death Charles was 22 years of age. He was from Robinson, Illinois. Charles' Military Occupation Specialty was 4745-Light Weapons Infantryman.
Private First Class Battershell was a member of the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in South Korea on October 17, 1951 and died of those wounds later that day.