PV2 William C. Ficor
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, PV2 William C. Ficor, RA17317653, who died in the service of his country on November 22nd, 1951 in North Korea. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death William was 20 years of age. He was from Madison County, Illinois. William's Military Occupation Specialty was 4745-Light Weapons Infantryman.
The decorations earned by PV2 William C. Ficor 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 Ficor was a member of the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on November 22, 1951. Private Ficor 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.
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
St. Louis County
Plot: 13 0 8637C