|Birth: ||Jan. 11, 1923|
|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.
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: Plot: Section 3, Site 1495-B
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Record added: Mar 25, 2009
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