35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association

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  PFC Woodrow W. Butler Sr.    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 Woodrow W. Butler Sr., who died in the service of his country on February 4th, 1945 in Luzon, The Philippines. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Woodrow was 31 years of age. He was from Kentucky.

The decorations earned by PFC Woodrow W. Butler Sr. include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.

Woodrow was a native of Kentucky and living in Clark Co. Indiana when he enlisted. He was married and a jack hammer operator in civilian life.

Manila American Cemetery and Memorial