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ST3 Marion Nathaniel Barksdale

Birth
Death 3 Dec 1944
At Sea
Burial Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
Plot Tablets Of The Missing
Memorial ID 56774662 · View Source
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Husband of Mrs. Anne Lee Barksdale who resided in the District Of Columbia.

Marion served as a Steward Third Class, U.S.S. Cooper (DD-695), U.S. Navy during World War II.

He resided in the District Of Columbia prior to the war.

Marion was declared "Missing In Action" when the Cooper was torpedoed by the Japanese destroyer Take and sank within a minute in Ormoc Bay, Philippines during the war. He was awarded the Purple Heart.

Service # 8368161

( Bio by: Russell S. "Russ" Pickett )


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  • Created by: CWGC/ABMC
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 56774662
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for ST3 Marion Nathaniel Barksdale (unknown–3 Dec 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 56774662, citing Manila American Cemetery and Memorial, Manila, Metro Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines ; Maintained by CWGC/ABMC (contributor 6) .