Veterans' Memorial Project
Charles Edward Barnett
Naval ROTC; Alpha Tau Omega
Commander Barnett was a member of Attack Squadron 93, Carrier Air Wing 5 aboard the aircraft carrier USS Midway (CVA-41). He was the pilot of a Vought Attack Aircraft Corsair II (A-7B) on a strike mission into Nam Dinh, North Vietnam, when he was declared missing. His remains were recovered on November 3, 1988, and identified on February 17, 1989. His name is inscribed on the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial.
-information taken from Web sites above and University of Illinois resources; also from information submitted by Kevin McLaughlin, University Library, Urbana-Champaign Campus