Barger, Fay, GySgt

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Last Rank
Gunnery Sergeant
Last Primary MOS
0491-Combat Service Support Chief
Last MOSGroup
Primary Unit
1956-1959, 0491, MCAS Cherry Point, NC
Service Years
1939 - 1959
Official/Unofficial USMC Certificates
Golden Dragon Certificate
Shellback Certificate
Iwo Jima Certificate

Gunnery Sergeant

Five Hash Marks


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 Personal Details 

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Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Not Specified
Last Address
Costa Mesa

Date of Passing
Apr 27, 1998
Location of Interment
Riverside National Cemetery - Riverside, California
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Plot: 48, 0, 1296

 Official Badges 

French Fourragere WW II Honorable Discharge Pin

 Unofficial Badges 

Order of the Golden Dragon Shellback

 Additional Information
Last Known Activity
Not Specified
Other Comments:
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 Ribbon Bar
Navy/Marine Parachutist
Rifle Expert (Pre 1959)USMC Basic Qualification Badge

 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1939, Boot Camp (San Diego, CA)
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
6th Marine Regiment1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)USMC (United States Marine Corps)1st Parachute Regiment
5th Amphibious CorpsVMR-352VMR-152MCAS Cherry Point, NC
  1940-1940, 0311, 6th Marine Regiment
  1940-1941, 0311, D Co, 1st Bn, 8th Marine Regiment (1/8)
  1941-1941, 8023, USMC Parachute School, Camp Lejeune
  1941-1944, 8023, 1st Parachute Bn, 1st Parachute Regiment
  1944-1945, 0369, 5th Amphibious Corps
  1945-1952, 0451, VMR-352
  1952-1956, 0451, VMR-152
  1956-1959, 0491, MCAS Cherry Point, NC
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  1942-1942 Guadalcanal Campaign (1942-43)/Battle of Tulagi (including First Savo)
  1942-1942 Battle of Tulagi (including First Savo) /Tulagi Island landing
  1945-1945 Western Pacific Campaign (1944-45)/Battle of Iwo Jima
  1950-1953 Korean War
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