35th Infantry (Cacti) Regiment Association

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  PFC Clarence Jerome Wanous    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 Clarence Jerome Wanous, who died in the service of his country on May 19th, 1945 in Luzon. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Clarence was 20 years of age. He was from Owatonna, Minnesota.

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

Prior to service, Clarence worked for Wanous Tires and Battery.

Manila American Cemetery and Memorial
National Capital, Philippines