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Charles Alfred Barr


Barr, Charles Alfred. b. September 14, 1919, Steubenville, Ohio; POW; High school graduate; Single; Student; YCL; received passport# 31354 San Francisco series on August 30, 1937 which listed his address as Ayer, Massachusetts, Monat Haburn, Cincinnatti, Ohio, 3541 Haileck Street, Portland, Oregon; and 640 Oakmont Avenue, Stuebenville, Ohio; Sailed September 25, 1937 aboard the Laconia; Arrived in Spain on October 13, 1937; Served with the XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, Captured during the Retreats between March 10-17, 1938, Exchanged October 8, 1938, lost his eye; Returned to the US on October 18, 1938 aboard the Queen Mary.

Source: Sail, SACB, Cadre, BN 58 Retreats, USSDA 2:0396, 52:0686; POW.


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Last Name Barr
First/Middle Name Charles Alfred
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Units served with XV BDE, Lincoln-Washington BN, Captured during the Retreats, Exchanged October 8, 1938, lost his eye
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