Barton, Christopher, PFC

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Last Rank
Private First Class
Last Service Branch
Last Primary MOS
Last MOS Group
Infantry (Enlisted)
Primary Unit
2010-2010, 11B10, C Troop, 1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment
Service Years
2008 - 2010
Official/Unofficial US Army Certificates
Operation Enduring Freedom

Private First Class

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Year of Birth
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Casualty Info
Home Town
Last Address
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Casualty Date
May 24, 2010
Hostile, Died of Wounds
Gun, Small Arms Fire
Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) /OEF - Afghanistan
Location of Interment
Harrisburg Presbyterian Church Cemetery - Harrisburg, North Carolina
Wall/Plot Coordinates
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 Official Badges 

101st Airbone Division Infantry Shoulder Cord

 Unofficial Badges 


 Military Association Memberships
GWOT Fallen
  2013, GWOT Fallen [Verified]

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 Ribbon Bar

Combat Infantryman 1st Award
Parachutist (Basic)

 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment
  2010-2010, 11B10, C Troop, 1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment
 Combat and Non-Combat Operations
  2001-2014 Operation Enduring Freedom (OEF) /OEF - Afghanistan
 Additional Information
Last Known Activity

Fort Campbell soldier killed in Afghanistan

Associated Press - May 26, 2010 12:35 PM ET

FORT CAMPBELL, Ky. (AP) - The military says a Fort Campbell soldier was killed in Afghanistan when his unit was attacked.

The Department of Defense announced Wednesday that 22-year-old Pfc. Christopher R. Barton, of Concord, N.C., died on Monday in Khowst province.

Barton was an infantryman to the C Troop, 1st Squadron, 33rd Cavalry Regiment, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 101st Airborne Division.

He joined the Army in December 2008 and arrived at Fort Campbell in June 2009. His awards and decorations include the Army Commendation Medal; Army Good Conduct Medal; National Defense Service Medal; Global War on Terrorism Service Medal; Afghanistan Campaign Medal; NATO Medal; Army Service Ribbon and Weapons Qualification, M4, expert.

He is survived by his wife, Heather N. Barton and his mother, Elaine Schmiedeshoff, both of Harrisburg, N.C.

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