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--- General / Personal ---

Last name: BARNES
First name: THOMAS JACKSON JR
Home of Record (official): ELIZABETHTOWN
State (official): KY
Date of Birth: Friday, March 7, 1947
Sex: Male
Race: Caucasian
Marital Status: Single

--- Military ---

Branch: Army
Rank: SGT
Serial Number: 401669304
Component: Regular
Posthumous promotion as indicated
Pay grade: E4
MOS (Military Occupational Specialty code): 64B20
11th Armored Cavalry Regiment
HHT 2nd Squadron

--- Action ---

Start of Tour: Saturday, April 26, 1969
Date of Casualty: Wednesday, July 9, 1969
Age at time of loss: 22
Casualty type: (A1) Hostile, died
Reason: Multiple fragmentation wounds (Ground casualty)
Country: South Vietnam
Province: Binh Long
The Wall: Panel 21W - Row 087


--- Interment ---

THOMAS JACKSON BARNES JR

Youngers Creek Baptist Church Cemetery
251 Youngers Creek Road
Elizabethtown
, Hardin County , KY 42701
(270) 737-8676