35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association


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  SGT Edward P. Pristosh    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, SGT Edward P. Pristosh, 7025242, who died in the service of his country on August 15th, 1943 in Vella Lavella. The cause of death was listed as KIA-Enemy Air Raid. At the time of his death Edward was 23 years of age. He was from Marion Heights, Pennsylvania.

The decorations earned by SGT Edward P. Pristosh include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Bronze Star, the Purple Heart, the Asiatic-Pacific Service Medal, and the World War II Victory Medal.


Burial:
Saint Marys Ukrainian Catholic Cemetery
Marion Heights
Northumberland County
Pennsylvania, USA