35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association

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  SGT Clib Thomas "Jake" Whisenhunt    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"

Easy 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, SGT Clib Thomas "Jake" Whisenhunt, 38072225, who died in the service of his country on February 7th, 1945 in Luzon. The cause of death was listed as DOW. At the time of his death Clib was 24 years of age. He was from Lamb County, Texas.

The decorations earned by SGT Clib Thomas "Jake" Whisenhunt include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.

Clib was wounded 2/6/1945. His nickname was "Baldy".

Littlefield Memorial Park
Lamb County
Texas, USA