35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association

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  PFC Rendolph Ryba    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"

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 Rendolph Ryba, who died in the service of his country on August 20th, 1943 in Guadalcanal. The cause of death was listed as Died Non-Battle. At the time of his death Rendolph was 26 years of age. He was from Lankin, North Dakota.

The decorations earned by PFC Rendolph Ryba include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.

Manila American Cemetery and Memorial

Parents were Gust and Anna Ryba

Correct first name may have been "Randolph".