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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 Eugene Bockhorn, RA17266308, who died in the service of his country on August 19th, 1950 in South Korea. The cause of death was listed as MIA to KIA. At the time of his death Eugene was 22 years of age. He was from Campbell Hill, Illinois. Eugene's Military Occupation Specialty was 861-Surgical Technician.
Private First Class Bockhorn was a medic with the Medical Company, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while tending his wounded comrades in South Korea on August 19, 1950. He was a farmer prior to entering service.