35th Infantry Regiment (Cacti) Association


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  PFC Ruel V. Spencer    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"



Cannon 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, PFC Ruel V. Spencer, 38508240, who died in the service of his country on February 5th, 1945 in Luzon. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Ruel was 20 years of age. He was from Arkansas.

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




Burial:
Little Rock National Cemetery
Little Rock
Pulaski County
Arkansas, USA
Plot: 1, 7542