35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association


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  Tech5 Ivy J. Schexnailder    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, Tech5 Ivy J. Schexnailder, who died in the service of his country on December 26th, 1942 in Guadalcanal. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Ivy was 22 years of age. He was from Louisiana.

The decorations earned by Tech5 Ivy J. Schexnailder include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.


Burial:
National Memorial Cemetery of the Pacific
Honolulu
Honolulu County
Hawaii, USA
Plot: A 389