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Obituaries > BARKER, HARRY B.

Washington, la — (U.P.) — Capt. Harry B. Barker, former star athlete at Grinnell College, was killed in action in the Pacific July 21 [1944], the Marine Corps has notified his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Harry Barker. Born at What Cheer, la., Captain Barker attended high school here and later starred in football and track at Grinnell College.