35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association


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  PV2 Ervin Allen Gebhardt    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"



Medical Company
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 Ervin Allen Gebhardt, RA19404628, who died in the service of his country on October 25th, 1951 in North Korea. The cause of death was listed as Seriously WIA by missile-Died of wounds (FECOM). At the time of his death Ervin was 20 years of age. He was from Walla Walla, Washington. Ervin's Military Occupation Specialty was 3666-Medical Aidman.

The decorations earned by PV2 Ervin Allen Gebhardt include: the Combat Medical 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 Gebhardt was a member of the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in North Korea on October 25, 1951 and died of those wounds the following day. Private First Class Gebhardt was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Medic 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,MOUNTAIN VIEW CEMETERY, WALLA WALLA, WA