35th Infantry (Cacti) Regiment Association

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  PFC Kenneth Roscoe Piper    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"

Love Company
35th Infantry Regiment
World War II

"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, PFC Kenneth Roscoe Piper, who died in the service of his country on March 2nd, 1945 in Luzon. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Kenneth was 23 years of age. He was from Maplewood, Missouri.

The decorations earned by PFC Kenneth Roscoe Piper include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.

Manila American Cemetery and Memorial

Enlistment Date:
17 Jun 1943