35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association


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  PV2 Phillip Duncan    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"



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, PV2 Phillip Duncan, US53100683, who died in the service of his country on March 23rd, 1952 in North Korea. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Phillip was 22 years of age. He was from Ledger, North Carolina. Phillip's Military Occupation Specialty was 3060-Cook.

The decorations earned by PV2 Phillip Duncan 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 Duncan was a member of the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on March 23, 1952. Private Duncan was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantrymans 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.

BURIAL LOCATION,BEAR CREEK CEMETERY, LEDGER, NC