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"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
"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 Pedro Ornelas, RA28103884, who died in the service of his country on July 27th, 1950 in South Korea. The cause of death was listed as MIA to KIA. At the time of his death Pedro was 20 years of age. He was from Los Angeles County, California.
Private Ornelas was a medic with the Medical Company, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while tending his wounded comrades in South Korea on July 27, 1950. Private Ornelas was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Medical Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.