Barnett, Toney Anthony, AD1

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Last Rank
Petty Officer First Class
Last Primary NEC
ADJ-0000-Aviation Machinist Mate-Jet
Last Rating/NEC Group
Aviation Machinist's Mate
Primary Unit
1965-1967, USS Forrestal (CV-59)
Service Years
1959 - 1967
AD-Aviation Machinist's Mate
Two Hash Marks

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Home State
South Carolina
South Carolina
Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Buffalo, SC
Last Address
Buffalo, SC

Casualty Date
Jul 29, 1967
Non Hostile- Died while Missing
Other Accident
Tonkin Gulf
Vietnam War
Location of Interment
Union Memorial Gardens - Union, South Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
24E 014

 Official Badges 

 Unofficial Badges 

 Military Association Memberships
Vietnam Veterans MemorialUnited States Navy Memorial The National Gold Star Family Registry
  2012, Vietnam Veterans Memorial [Verified] - Assoc. Page
  2015, United States Navy Memorial - Assoc. Page
  2016, The National Gold Star Family Registry

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 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
USS Intrepid (CVS-11)VF-74 BedevilersUSS Forrestal (CV-59)
  1961-1961, ADJ-0000, USS Intrepid (CVS-11)
  1961-1967, ADJ-0000, VF-74 Bedevilers
  1965-1967, USS Forrestal (CV-59)
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1964-1973 Yankee Station, North Vietnam
  1967-1967 Vietnam War/Counteroffensive Phase III Campaign (67-68)/USS Forrestal (CVA-59) Fire
 Other News, Events and Photographs
  Jul 29, 2012, General Photos1
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
He was on of the 134 men killed in the 1967 USS Forrestal fire. It was a devastating fire and series of chain-reaction explosions on 29 July 1967, that not only killed 134 sailors, but injured 161 on the aircraft carrier USS Forrestal (CVA-59), after an electrical anomaly discharged a Zuni rocket on the flight deck. Forrestal was engaged in combat operations in the Gulf of Tonkin during the Vietnam War at the time.
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