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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, CPL Robert E. Houchin, RA14420927, who died in the service of his country on July 21st, 1952 in North Korea. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Robert was 20 years of age. He was from Monticello, Indiana. Robert's Military Occupation Specialty was 3666-Medical Aidman.
Corporal Houchin was a member of the 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was Killed in Action while fighting the enemy in North Korea on July 21, 1952. Corporal Houchin 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.