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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, SFC Wiley Fulton Cosby, who died in the service of his country on August 15th, 1950 in Korea. The cause of death was listed as DOW-MIA. At the time of his death Wiley was 28 years of age. He was from Cub Run, Kentucky.
Sergeant First Class Cosby was a member of Company H, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was seriously injured while fighting the enemy in South Korea on August 15, 1950 and died of those injuries later that day. His remains were not recovered. Family has reason to believe SFC Cosby died from unknown causes and not from enemy action. More information needed. Note: Family file shows name as Wiley Fulton Cosby. His parents were Bertha Mae and Charles Owens Cosby.