Gilberto Soto-Garcia

Staff Sergeant
CO B, 1ST BN, 35TH INF RGT, 25 INF DIV
Army of the United States
05 September 1928 - 03 July 1966
San Juan, PR
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25 INF DIV

35TH INF RGT
Combat Infantry

Purple Heart, National Defense, Vietnam Service, Vietnam Campaign

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SSG Garcia was an outstanding NCO, Soldier and fellow Squad Leader, who gave all on that fateful day, 3 July l966. He was the 2d Squad Leader, 3d Platoon, Co B, 1st Bn, 35th Inf, 3d Bde, 25th Inf Div. SSG Garcia was killed in action in the Ia Drang Valley (Pleiku Province).

He will never be forgotten and is sadly missed by me.



He is also remember by his comrades in the
35th Infantry Regiment



Staff Sergeant Giberto Soto-Garcia rests in plot E-85,
Puerto Rico National Cemetery, Bayam´┐Żn, Puerto Rico,
surrounded by other men of honor, integrity, and courage.





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Jim Schueckler, former CW2, US Army
Ken Davis, Commander, United States Navy (Ret)
Channing Prothro, former CAP Marine
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