Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II

BISHOP, JACKIE PUGH

Sergeant, U. S. Army .Air Corps. Home address: Stilwell, Adair County. Mrs. Lola P~ Bishop, Mother, Stilwell. Born September 6, 1923. Enlisted February 8, 1942. Decorations: Order of the Purple Heart; Citation of Honor. Graduated from High School, Frederick, Oklahoma, in 1941. Attended Northeastern State College, Tahlequah, Oklahoma. Member of Methodist ChurCh. Trained in basic at Wichita Falls, Texas; in academic, University of Ohio; as bombardier, Randolph Field, Texas; as gunner, Lowery Field, Denver, Colorado. Served as Gunner on B-17 (Flying Fortress). Died October 26, 1944 in action on bombing mission over Germany.

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