The 35th Infantry Regiment Association salutes our fallen brother, PFC Gerald Neal Remper, who died in the service of his country on June 26th, 1968 in Kontum Province, Vietnam. The cause of death was listed as Small Arms/AW. At the time of his death Gerald was 23 years of age. He was from Tarentum, Pennsylvania. Gerald is honored on the Vietnam Veterans Memorial at Panel 54W, Line 4.
The decorations earned by PFC Gerald Neal Remper include: the Combat Infantryman Badge, the Purple Heart, the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Vietnam Cross of Gallantry with Palm Unit Citation.
Greenwood Memorial Park
Westmoreland County, PA
Incident at YA 870786, YA KRONG RVR 25 KM N OF PLEI DJERENG AFLD (OLD)
Classmate and Viet Nam Veteran
Kennesaw Ga 30152
Tribute to a hero
There were few words to describe my feelings when I saw your name on the wall. As a fellow veteran, there are times I fell guilty that I survived. Your sacrifice remain in my thoughts.
Jan 13, 2007
Thank you Jerry
Thank you Jerry for helping keep us free. From one of your friends at Tarentum High School
Monday, May 28, 2001
Daytona Beach Fl 32118
46 years is a long time. I'm 55 a long way from being your little cousin down the street. Just wanted you to know I've NEVER FORGOT YOU NEVER WILL love you miss you. your cousin Dave
Nov 11, 2014