35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association


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  1LT Jonas E Hite 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"



King 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, 1LT Jonas E Hite Jr, O365535, who died in the service of his country on March 12th, 1945 in Luzon. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Jonas was 28 years of age. He was from Montgomery County, Virginia.

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


Burial:
Memphis National Cemetery
Memphis
Shelby County
Tennessee, USA
Plot: SECTION H SITE 365