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Marine . . . (Continued from Page I) 23, with the Reverend James Anderson officiating. He joined the Marines on March 3, 1954. After basic training, he served in Korea for 18 months during 19541955. 19541955. In 1960, he served on Okinawa for 1 year and in Japan Japan for 1 year in 1962. He was in Viet Nam for 18 months in 1965 and 1966. Barton returned returned to Vietnam on December 1, 1967. Barton was buried with full military honors in Teague. In charge of the military pallbearers pallbearers was Major William Grubbs. Other pallbearers included: included: Sgt. Major Tonny Byars, Byars, Staff Sgt. Larry Waltrip, Master Sgt. Richard W. Welch, Welch, First Sgt. Thomas L. Holder, Holder, Staff Sgt. Robert C. Ford and the bugler was a Pfc. Dunn.