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 Charles Eugene Barnard

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Charles Eugene Barnard

  • Birth 9 Apr 1925 USA
  • Death 22 Feb 2006 San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
  • Burial San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA
  • Plot Section 41, Site 321
  • Memorial ID 18123221

Veteran of World War II, Korea and Vietnam. Staff Sergeant - United States Air Force. At the age of 17, he enlisted in the Marines and served with the 1st Marine Aircraft Division in Guadalcanal. In 1948, he joined the United States Army 11th Airborne Division and completed two jumps behind enemy lines in Korea. Ini 1957, he joined the Air Force and did two tours in Vietnam. Recipient of the Air Medal, Combat Infantry Badge with oak leaf clusters and Master parchutist Badge.

Preceded in death by his wife, Mary Jo Purser Barnard; son, Charles Barnard, Jr.; and daughter, Virginia Barnard.

Extracted from obituary in the San Antoino Expres News, February 26, 2006; and the Nationwide Gravesite Locator.


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  • Created by: Paula J
  • Added: 2 Mar 2007
  • Find A Grave Memorial 18123221
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Charles Eugene Barnard (9 Apr 1925–22 Feb 2006), Find A Grave Memorial no. 18123221, citing Fort Sam Houston National Cemetery, San Antonio, Bexar County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Paula J (contributor 46489742) .