- Category: USS Arizona Casualty List
- Created: Monday, 21 February 2000 00:00
- Last Updated: Monday, 30 May 2016 01:26
Walter Ray Barner
Seaman Second Class
W. R. BARNER
- Branch: United States Navy
- Service Number: 360 25 73
- Rate: S2/c (Seaman Second Class)
- Duties: Know naval drill duties, knots, steering and signaling. Stand watch and gunnery duties.
- Enlisted: 12 Nov 1940
- Place: Houston, Texas
- Onboard USS Arizona: 11 January 1941
- From: NTS San Diego
- Date of Birth: 13 November 1921
- Place of Birth: Wichita Falls, Texas
- Hometown / State December 1941: Wichita Falls, Texas
- Next of Kin: Mr. Robert S. Barner - Father
- Address: 1707 Magnolia, Wichita Falls, Texas
- Disposition: Unrecoverable – Among the 900+ souls still onboard the USS Arizona
- Posthumous Awards: Purple Heart, American Defense Service Medal w/Fleet Clasp, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal w/Star, WWII Victory Medal
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