PFC Hulbert Ray Parker
In memory of our fallen brother
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, PFC Hulbert Ray Parker, 34613553, who died in the service of his country on May 7th, 1945 in Luzon. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Hulbert was 25 years of age. He was from Wiggins, Mississippi.
The decorations earned by PFC Hulbert Ray Parker include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.
Hulbert was born in 1919 and enlisted at the age of 23 on 12/31/1942.
He was a truck driver before enlistment working for J.A.Jones Construction Company.
Woodlawn Park Cemetery
Hulberts initial burial records states HQ, 2nd Bn, 35th Inf