PFC Arthur Weinmann Herod
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 Arthur Weinmann Herod, who died in the service of his country on February 27th, 1968 in Quang Nam Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Small Arms. At the time of his death Arthur was 24 years of age. He was from Gorham, New York. Arthur is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 41E, Line 50.
The decorations earned by PFC Arthur Weinmann Herod include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm Unit Citation.
I never met you but your little brother Gordy married my sister. I have seen your name on the wall and I hope you understand that we all think of you as a hero.
Posted by: Bob Hall
Friday, June 1, 2007