CPT Carl Francis Barlow

CPT Carl Francis Barlow

La Junta, Otero County, Colorado, USA
Death 13 Jul 1953 (aged 30)
North Korea
Burial Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA
Memorial ID 10997089 · View Source
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Captain Carl Barlow was living in Lawrence, KS when he entered the service and was the pilot of an AU-1 Corsair attack fighter with the Marine Attack Squadron 212, Marine Air Group 12, 1st Marine Air Wing.

On July 13, 1953, while on a combat mission, he flew into a solid cloud cover and became separated from his wingman. His aircraft crashed and burned.

He was awarded the Purple Heart, the Combat Action Ribbon, the Korean Service Medal, the United Nations Service Medal, the National Defense Service Medal and the Korean War Service Medal.

He was married to Barbara Jean Madl of Lawrence, Kansas.

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Kansas Captain 1 Marine Air Wing WWII-Korea DFC AM & 3 GFS-Ph

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  • Created by: Jennifer
  • Added: 20 May 2005
  • Find a Grave Memorial 10997089
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for CPT Carl Francis Barlow (5 Mar 1923–13 Jul 1953), Find a Grave Memorial no. 10997089, citing Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery, Lawrence, Douglas County, Kansas, USA ; Maintained by Jennifer (contributor 46554568) .