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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 Masaya Saito, RA30100424, who died in the service of his country on August 22nd, 1950 in South Korea. The cause of death was listed as Died as result of missile wound received in action. At the time of his death Masaya was 33 years of age. He was from Honolulu, Hawaii. Masaya's Military Occupation Specialty was 4812-Heavy Weapons Infantryman.
Private Saito was a member of the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was seriously wounded by the enemy in South Korea on August 22, 1950 and died of those wounds later that day. Private Saito was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantryman's Badge, the Bronze Star with V, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.