GARY IVAN BARNES

Born: 12th June 1961, Ipswich.

Died: 27th August 1979; age: 18; Killed at Warrenpoint, County Down, Northern Ireland – “Operation Banner.”

Residence: Abbeycorn Barracks.

Rank: Private; Service Number: 24460214.

Regiment: The Parachute Regiment, 2nd Battalion (2 Para).

 

Grave Reference:

PA.21205.

Ipswich Lawn Cemetery,

Ipswich.

 

Gary was one of eighteen soldiers killed by an IRA bombing.

 

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