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Bertram Joseph "Jake" Bishop
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Birth: Dec. 10, 1921
Los Angeles County
California, USA
Death: May 26, 1987
Monterey County
California, USA

He was the half-brother of Donald Elwood Bishop / Donald Frank Urgo
He served for 40 years - 3 wars and received 3 Purple Hearts.
Although the highest award this country gives is the Medal of Honor, it is not the rarest. There are 2 known instances of 3 awards of the Combat Medic Badge and 325 known to have been entitled to wear the Combat Infantry Badge with 2 Stars. Bertram Bishop was one of the 325 known to have earned the Combat Infantry Badge with 2 Stars.
(This last paragraph was contributed by Robert Fowler) 
 
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 Spouse:
  Mary Ruth Rathbone Bishop (1924 - 1994)
 
Burial:
Monterey City Cemetery
Monterey
Monterey County
California, USA
 
Created by: Gwen Gieson
Record added: Jun 17, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14630160
Bertram Joseph Jake Bishop
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Bertram Joseph Jake Bishop
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Bertram Joseph Jake Bishop
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