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Raleigh Edward Barton, Jr
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Birth: Jan. 11, 1923
Augusta
Richmond County
Georgia, USA
Death: Mar. 1, 1951, South Korea

US Marine Corps 1st Lt
Korean War Veteran

VMF-323 MAG-12 1 MAW

First Lieutenant Barton was the pilot of a F4U-4B Corsair fighter with the Marine Fighter Squadron 323, Marine Air Group 12, 1st Marine Air Wing. On March 1, 1951, while making a strafing run on enemy positions near Chunchon, Korea, his aircraft received a direct hit by anti-aircraft fire, crashed and disintegrated.


 
 
Burial:
Arlington National Cemetery
Arlington
Arlington County
Virginia, USA
Plot: Plot: Section 3, Site 1495-B
 
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Record added: Mar 25, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 35129577
Raleigh Edward Barton, Jr
Added by: Paul Hays
 
Raleigh Edward Barton, Jr
Added by: Paul Hays
 
Raleigh Edward Barton, Jr
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Remembering you and your family today. Thank you for your service and your sacrifice. May you rest in peace.
- A Marine's Daughter & Army Mom
 Added: Mar. 7, 2016

- The Jeans
 Added: Mar. 1, 2012

- Lillie Riney
 Added: Nov. 23, 2009
 
 
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