PFC Howard L. Gill
In memory of our fallen brother
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 Howard L. Gill, RA14275240, who died in the service of his country on August 18th, 1950 in South Korea, Fox Hill. The cause of death was listed as KIA, Artillery. At the time of his death Howard was 17 years of age. He was from Shelby County, Tennessee. Howard's Military Occupation Specialty was 4812-Heavy Weapons Infantryman.
The decorations earned by PFC Howard L. Gill include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, 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.
Private First Class Gill was a member of the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on August 18, 1950. Private First Class Gill was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal, the Korean Presidential Unit Citation and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.
Birth: Oct. 13, 1932
Memphis National Cemetery
Plot: Section A, Site 4054