Skip Navigation
Angelo State University
War Stories

Search Site

Information for:

Interview with Hayden Barker

In this interview, Hayden Barker discusses his service in the United States Army during the Korean conflict. He speaks to how the Korean people responded to U.S. involvement in the war and talks about his experiences in direct combat.


  • Hayden Barker

    Army

    Corporal

    Served in: Korean War

    Hayden Barker was born in Junction, Texas in 1931, though he grew up in Sonora, Texas. He was drafted into the Army in 1952 for the Korean War. He was deployed to Korea for eight months and experienced direct combat. Barker was wounded in action twice.