Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II


Sergeant, U. S. Army. Home address: Bluejacket, Craig County. Mr. and Mrs. John Bishop, Parents, Bluejacket. Born December 8, 1916. Enlisted January 8, 1942. Decoration: Order of the Purple Heart, Graduated Bluejacket High School as Salutatorian of class, 1934; attended Draughan's Business College, Tulsa, Oklahoma. Member of Baptist Church. Awarded Good Conduct ribbon as Corporal in North African area. Served in Tank Division, Armored Forces. Died September 2, 1944, in action, entering Florence, Italy.

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