Virginia Heroes

John Joseph Barreto

Seaman, First Class, Navy

Born: January 16, 1908
Hometown: Brunswick County, VA
Served In: World War II
Casualty Date: March 19, 1945
Died In: Pacific
Awards: Purple Heart

Seaman First Class Barreto served aboard the USS Benjamin Franklin CV-13.

His name is etched in the Courts of the Missing at the Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu, Hawaii.

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