1LT James F Barrett was a potential VHPA member who died after his tour in Vietnam on 10/11/1970 at the age of 31.6 from Hunting accident
Flight Class 67-7
Date of Birth 03/18/1939
Served in the U.S. Army
This information was provided by Barry Geller, SSN Deceased search

More detail on this person: Lieut James Frederick Barrett, Jr was the son of James Frederick Barrett. He grew up in La Crosse County, Wisconsin. He joined the military and served in Vietnam. In October 1970, he and two friends, Joseph Sowa and Richard Funk, went duck hunting in a 16-ft boat along Knik Arm, south of Anchorage. Their boat was later discovered empty and despite an extensive air search, the three men were never located. James was the father of one daughter and three sons.

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