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  SGT Roy Gilbert Stallard    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"



HHC 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, SGT Roy Gilbert Stallard, RA33657476, who died in the service of his country on October 24th, 1950 in Chung Bolgok, South Korea. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Roy was 25 years of age. He was from Herald, Virginia. Roy's Military Occupation Specialty was 3729-Combat Construction Specialist.

The decorations earned by SGT Roy Gilbert Stallard include: the Silver Star, 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.


Sergeant Stallard was a member of the HHC, 3rd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in South Korea on October 24, 1950. Sergeant Stallard was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantrymans Badge,the Silver Star, 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, TEMPLE HILL MEMORIAL PARK, CASTLEWOOD, VA

Silver Star

Citation Needed

Sergeant Roy G. Stallard (ASN: RA-33657476), United States Army, was awarded the Silver Star (Posthumously) for

General Orders: Headquarters, 25th Infantry Division, General Orders No. 129 (1951)

Action Date: Korean War

Service: Army

Rank: Sergeant

Regiment: 35th Infantry Regiment

Division: 25th Infantry Division

Home of record: Wise County Virginia

World War II Veteran

Army Serial Number (enlisted):

Date of Enlistment: 23 September 1943

Place of Enlistment: ABINGDON VIRGINIA

Residence at Enlistment: ?

Grade at Enlistment: Private

Branch:

Source: Civil Life

Born: VIRGINIA

Education: 1 year of high school

Parents: Gordon Stallard and Patsy Stallard

1930 Residence: Ervinton, Dickenson, Virginia