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PFC Danny Cleon Barnes
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Birth: Sep. 3, 1947
Death: Jan. 7, 1967
Bin Thang, Vietnam

United States Army Private First Class served with the 1st Battalion, 5th Mechanized, 25th Infantry Division. He was killed in action from small arms fire while serving in South Vietnam.
January 7, 1967,
the battalion began to work its way north towards the Saigon River and the Ho Bo Woods. Three Bobcats from Company A were killed on January 7. A 105mm artillery dud, hung in a tree, was command detonated as they were checking out some suspicious noise.
The 1st Infantry Division along with the 173rd Airborne, 11th Armored Cavalry, and several ARVN units were beginning a detailed search of the Ben Suc, Thanh-Dien Forestry preserve and the so called "Iron Triangle" areas.
ry 7. A 105mm artillery dud, hung in a tree, was command detonated as they were checking out some suspicious noise.
The 1st Infantry Division along with the 173rd Airborne, 11th Armored Cavalry, and several ARVN units were beginning a detailed search of the Ben Suc, Thanh-Dien Forestry preserve and the so called "Iron Triangle" areas.
 
 
Burial:
Vashon Island Cemetery
Vashon
King County
Washington, USA
 
Maintained by: Denis McDonough
Originally Created by: Robert
Record added: Nov 20, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 16721726
PFC Danny Cleon Barnes
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PFC Danny Cleon Barnes
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PFC Danny Cleon Barnes
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Rest. A fellow islander.
-Anonymous
 Added: Aug. 7, 2013
Sir, I am always conflicted about leaving bright happy balloons on these memorial pages...but your life, in fact, should be celebrated. It is just such an honor to visit your memorial page on this, your birthday, and to thank you for your service, bravery...(Read more)
- Rhonda C. Poynter & Friends
 Added: Sep. 3, 2012
Rest in peace fellow soldier you are not forgotten
- David Olsen
 Added: May. 1, 2011
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