Vital Statistics at Time of Disappearance
Details of Disappearance
The Coast Guard received a call at 5 a.m. from a crewmember aboard the fishing boat Gallant Fox reporting a crewman had fallen overboard. The Coast Guard says the missing crewman was on watch when another member of the crew went to relieve him and couldn't locate the man. The crewmember was wearing a black t-shirt, denim shorts and no life-jacket. Rescue crews searched a total of 3,210 square nautical miles with different vessels and aircraft. The search is called off at this time and Mr. Barbers remains lost at sea.
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US Coast Guard Sector Hampton Roads