Oklahoma Casualties Database

World War II


Corporal, U. S. Marine Corps. Home address: Medford, Grant County. Mrs. Alice Bickerdike, Guardian, Medford. Born March 14, 1922. Enlisted January 13, 1942. Decoration : Order of the Purple Heart. Attended High School, Medford. Served on the front lines at Bougainville fifty-one days; wounded in action "on Guam, hospitalized and returned to active duty. Died March 6, 1945, in action on Iwo Jima, Volcano Islands, Western Pacific.

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