Fallen Hero Retruns to Missouri

May 17, 2009 at 7:40 pm | In Uncategorized by admin


Army Spc. Jacob D. Barton, 20, of Lenox, Mo., is due to arrive at Vichy/Rolla Airport on Monday May 18,2009 at 9:20 am.  Spc. Jacob D. Barton died May 11, 2009 from injuries sustained in a shooting by a U.S. soldier at Camp Liberty, Iraq. He was assigned to the 277th Engineer Company, 420th Engineer Brigade, Waco, Texas.

The airport is located at the junction of Hwy 28 and Hwy 63. Turn north on 28 and the entrance road is about 1/2 mile from Hwy 63. According to the Patriot Guard Flags will be provided.

Tues: May 19, 2009
Time: 4 PM –7 PM
Place: Rolla High School
900 Bull Dog Run
Rolla, Mo

The funeral will be at the Rolla High School 1 PM Wednesday and interment will be at the Rolla City Cemetary.

Click Order to see Governor’s Order to fly flags at half staff.

You can visit and sign his guest book by clicking HERE.

You can read more about him at these URL’s:

Honor the Fallen

Spc. Jacob Barton, quiet person, who helped others.