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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 James John Rudick, who died in the service of his country on March 18th, 1952 in North Korea. The cause of death was listed as Mine. At the time of his death James was 18 years of age. He was from Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Private Rudick was a member of Company G, 2nd Battalion, 35th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. On March 18, 1952, while gathering firewood in North Korea, he stepped on an enemy mine and was killed. Private Rudick was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Infantrymans Badge, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Korea War Service Medal.