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Charles William Barr



Units served with

  • 12th Air Force

    12th Air Force

    The 12th Air Force was established in the USA during the Second World War to provide the Army Air Force component of Operation Torch (the invasion of French North Africa) in 1942. The Air Force initially moved to England for training before...

  • 47th Bomb Group
  • 97th Bomb Squadron

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Event Location Date
Born Florence, AL 21 July 1920
Lived in Florence, AL 16 February 1942

701 Prospect Street

Worked for Reynolds Aluminum

Commissioned/Earned Wings Blytheville, AR May 1943
Buried Florence, AL 21 April 2009

Greenview Memorial Gardens
Florence, Lauderdale County, Alabama, USA
Garden of Rest


Date Contributor Update
08 February 2021 22:28:57 466thHistorian Created entry with surname, middlename, firstname, nationality, highest rank, role, events, unit associations and place associations