35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association


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  PFC Walter Jackson Hartsell Jr.    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"



Charlie 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 Walter Jackson Hartsell Jr., 07083382, who died in the service of his country on May 30th, 1944 in The Pacific Campaign. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Walter was 22 years of age. He was from Abbeville, South Carolina.

The decorations earned by PFC Walter Jackson Hartsell Jr. include: the Bronze Star, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.


Walter is buried in the Punchbowl in Honolulu. He died at Schofield, likely of illness.