35th Infantry (Cacti) Regiment Association

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  SGT Kermit Mullenex    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"

Fox 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 Kermit Mullenex, who died in the service of his country on January 15th, 1943 in Guadalcanal. The cause of death was listed as KIA. At the time of his death Kermit was 22 years of age. He was from Whitmer, West Virginia.

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

Reburied 1948/03/14 in Mullenex Cemetery, Randolph County, WV