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Service Status
Not Specified
Last Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
Service Years
1936 - 1944
NEC
WT-0000-Water Tender
Home State
California
WT-Water Tender


Cause
Hostile, Died while Captured
Reason
Intentional Homicide
Location
Philippines
Conflict
World War II
Location of Interment
Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery - St. Louis, Missouri
Wall Coordinates
Section 85, Site 14-66
Dec 14, 1944
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1945
World War II Victory Medal
Criteria
The World War II Victory Medal commemorates military service during the Second World War.
Description
Description Pending
1945
Service to 1944
Purple Heart
Criteria
The Purple Heart may be awarded to any member of the Armed Forces of the United States who, while serving under competent authority in any capacity with one of the Armed Forces, has been wounded, kill... More
Comments
Carl Barnes was among the (at least) 139 American Prisoners of War executed by their Japanese captors at Puerta Princessa on the Island of Palawan, on December 14, 1944. That incident has come to be k... More
1944
Prisoner of War Medal
Criteria
The Prisoner of War Medal commemorates military service as a prisoner of war. It is awarded to any member of the Armed Forces who, since April 5, 1917, has been or shall be taken prisoner or held capt... More
Comments

Awarded for actions during the World War II

Watertender Second Class Carl Ellis Barnes (NSN: 3757863), United States Navy, was captured by the Japanese after the fall of Corregidor, Philippine Islands,... 
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1944
USS Oahu (PR-6)
USS Oahu (PR-6)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
WT-0000-Water Tender
Comments
Comments Pending
WT-Water Tender
1941 - 1942
Combat Action Ribbon
Criteria
The Combat Action Ribbon is a personal decoration awarded to members of the Navy, Marine Corps, and Coast Guard (when operating under the control of the Navy) in the grade of captain (or colonel in th... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Good Conduct Medal was initially awarded to enlisted men of the Navy who completed a second (or subsequent) enlistment of three years under Continuous Service; obtained a general average of 4.5 on... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1942
Asiatic/Pacific Campaign Medal
Criteria
The Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal was awarded for for qualifying service within the Asiatic-Pacific Theater of Operations between December 7, 1941, and March 2, 1946, under any of the following condi... More
Description
Description Pending
1942
Battle of Corrigedor
Description
The battle and delivery of food to Corrigedor P. I. and evacuates certain military personnel
1942 - 1942
USS Wake (PR-3)
USS Wake (PR-3)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
WT-0000-Water Tender
Comments
Comments Pending
WT-Water Tender
1941 - 1941
USS Oahu (PR-6)
USS Oahu (PR-6)
Rank
Petty Officer Second Class
NEC
WT-0000-Water Tender
Comments
Comments Pending
WT-Water Tender
1940 - 1941
World War II/China-Burma-India Theater
Description
China Burma India Theater (CBI) was the United States military designation during World War II for the China and Southeast Asian or India-Burma (IBT) theaters. Operational command of Allied forces (in... More
1941 - 1941
China Service Medal
Criteria
The China Service Medal was awarded to Navy, Marine Corps and Coast Guard personnel who: Served ashore in China or who were attached to any of the vessels that operated in support of the operations in... More
Description
Description Pending
1940
American Defense Service Medal
Devices : Star in Lieu of the following Clasps
Criteria
The American Defense Service Medal was awarded for service in the Armed Forces between September 8, 1939, and December 7, 1941. Army members had to serve 12 months to be eligible, but Navy and Marine ... More
Description
Description Pending
1940
Navy Good Conduct Medal
Criteria
The Good Conduct Medal was initially awarded to enlisted men of the Navy who completed a second (or subsequent) enlistment of three years under Continuous Service; obtained a general average of 4.5 on... More
Comments
Comments Pending
1939
Service from 1936

 
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