Charles Edward Barnett Missing in Action, Vietnam, May 23, 1972

Charles Edward Barnett


Attack Squadron 93

Date of Birth: 18-Jan-35
Date of Death: 23-May-72
City: Houston
State: TX

Commander Barnett was a member of Attack Squadron 93, Carrier Air Wing 5, U.S. Navy aboard the Aircraft Carrier USS MIDWAY (CVA-41). On May 23, 1972, he was the pilot of a Vought Attack Aircraft Corsair II (A-7B) on a strike mission into Nam Dinh, North Vietnam, when he was declared missing. His remains were recovered on November 3, 1988 and identified on February 17, 1989. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial. For more information see:  

Did you know Charles Edward Barnett? Did you serve with him? Did you wear his bracelet? Do you have a story of him or photo to share?  If you can answer yes to any of those questions, please leave a comment, so all can know that he has not been forgotten.

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