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Len Barnes
Sergeant, United States Army
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Len Barnes
Forsyth, North Carolina
Born 1922
Sergeant, U.S. Army
Died while Prisoner of War
Died March 31, 1951 in Korea

Sergeant Barnes was a member of the 24th Infantry Regiment, 25th Infantry Division. He was taken Prisoner of War while fighting the enemy in North Korea on November 28, 1950 and died while a prisoner on March 31, 1951. Sergeant Barnes was awarded the Purple Heart posthumously.


Barnes, Len
Born December 14, 1922
Died March 31, 1951
US Army, Sergeant
Residence: Winston Salem, North Carolina
Section 33, Grave 3590
Buried January 12, 1956
 
 
 
 

Posted: 24 October 2001 Updated: 20 April 2007

Purple Heart Medal

Korean Service Medal