35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association


Back    KIA Index    Search

  PVT Albert C. Cornell    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, PVT Albert C. Cornell, 35212064, who died in the service of his country on January 15th, 1943 in Guadalcanal. The cause of death was listed as KIA. He was from West Virginia.

The decorations earned by PVT Albert C. Cornell include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.


Albert has a headstone in the Manila American Cemetery but is listed under "Service Personnel Not Recovered Following WWII"