3114. Francis Elden Barton was born on 19 May 1918 in Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon.430 He served in the military in April 1941 in U. S. Navy.2773 Francis enlisted in the Navy in April 1941 and served as a gunners mate first class on the USS TENNESSEE. He survived the attack of Pearl Harbor on 7 December 1941 and was medically discharged in August 1944. He died on 24 February 1997 at the age of 78 in Portland, Multnomah County, Oregon.430 Francis died from pneumonia.
Francis Elden Barton and Dorothy DeHart were married on 29 November 1942 in Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon.2774 Dorothy DeHart, daughter of Charles A. DeHart, was born on 30 May 1923 in Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon.430 She died on 25 March 1979 at the age of 55 in Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon.430 She was buried in Idlewilde Cemetery, Hood River, Hood River County, Oregon.430
Francis Elden Barton and Edna L. Frey were married in Marion County, Oregon.430 Edna L. Frey (private).