35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association

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  PFC Norris Austin Knowles    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"

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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 Norris Austin Knowles, 39559535, who died in the service of his country on February 6th, 1945. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Norris was 20 years of age. He was from Los Angeles County, California.

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

Sunnyside Cemetery
Long Beach
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Plot: Center Section, Behind Office