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Robert Eugene Bush Collection

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Robert Eugene Bush Collection

Biographical Information

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Name:
Robert Eugene Bush
State of Birth:
WA
Home State:
WA
Note
MV01 contains an interview with Charles P. Murray Jr. AFC 2001/001/89745.
Gender
Male

War or Conflict
World War, 1939-1945
Military Status
Veteran
Dates of Service
1944-1945
Branch of Service
Navy
Unit of Service
G Company, 2nd Battalion, 5th Marine Regiment, 1st Marine Division
Location of Service
Pacific Theater; Okinawa Island (Ryukyu Islands)
Battles/Campaigns
Okinawa
Highest Rank
Hospital Apprentice First Class
Prisoner of War
No
Service History Note
The veteran earned the Medal of Honor for his service as a medical corpsman on Okinawa, 05/02/1945.

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Type of Resource:
Video: Betacam SP [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Video: Betacam SP [1 item] -- Oral history interview
Manuscript: Biographical information [2 items] -- Typewritten document
Interviewer:
unknown interviewer
Contributor:
Thomas Wilkerson
Contributor Affiliation/Organization:
Congressional Medal of Honor Foundation (CMOH)
Collection #:
AFC/2001/001/89632
Subjects:
Bush, Robert Eugene
World War, 1939-1945--Personal Narratives
United States. Navy.
Cite as:
Robert Eugene Bush Collection
(AFC/2001/001/89632), Veterans History Project, American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
 
 

 

Last Edit: 2019-11-06
 

 

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