35th Infantry (Cacti) Regiment Association

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  1LT Arthur K. Becker    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, 1LT Arthur K. Becker, 0-375255, who died in the service of his country on January 15th, 1943 in Guadalcanal. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Arthur was 32 years of age. He was from New York.

The decorations earned by 1LT Arthur K. Becker include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.

Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Sec: 12, Site: 5148