Bishop, Jr., Charles, MGen

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Last Rank
Major General
Last Primary MOS
9903-General Officer
Last MOSGroup
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Primary Unit
1989-1990, Marine Corps Combat Development Command (MCCDC)
Service Years
1955 - 1990
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Cold War Certificate
Officer_ Collar Insignia

Major General


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Home State
New Jersey
New Jersey
Year of Birth
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Contact Info
Home Town
Last Address
Romeoville, IL

Date of Passing
Jun 27, 2009
Location of Interment
Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery - Elwood, Illinois
Wall/Plot Coordinates
Not Specified

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Last Known Activity
MGen Bishop retired from the USMCR in 1990, with a total of 35 Years Marine Corps service (39 years counting his NROTC).  He continued in his civilian career of financial consulting and in the banking arena.  H worked at the Melton Bank in Pittsburg, PA and at Northern Trust Bank and Exchange Natiuonal Bank in Chicago.  He and his wife spent a number of years in Beaufort, SC, running a business, golfing and fishing.  They returned to the Chicago are to be closer to their family.
Other Comments:
The General died at his home in Romeoville, IL on Saturday June 27, 2009.
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 Enlisted/Officer Basic Training
  1955, The Basic School (Quantico, VA), X
 Unit Assignments/ Advancement Schools
NROTC Staff FacultyNaval Flight TrainingNaval Aviation Schools Command (NASC), Pensacola, FLVMA-233
VMA-611VMA-543MACG-48, 4th MAWMarForRes
4th MAWMarine Corps Reserve Support Command Kansas CityHeadquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)MCB Camp Lejeune, NC
Marine Corps Combat Development Command (MCCDC)
  1951-1955, 9917, NROTC (Cadre) Miami University of Ohio
  1956-1957, 7503, Naval Flight Training
  1957-1959, 7503, Naval Aviation Schools Command (NASC), Pensacola, FL
  1959-1966, 7501, VMA-233
  1966-1968, 7501, VMA-611
  1968-1971, 7501, VMA-543
  1971-1977, 9907, MACG-48, 4th MAW
  1977-1979, 9907, Individual Ready Reserve
  1979-1982, 9903, MACG HQ, Ft. Sheridan, IL, MACG-48
  1982-1983, 9903, 4th MAW
  1983-1986, 9903, Marine Corps Reserve Support Command Kansas City
  1986-1987, 9903, Headquarters Marine Corps (HQMC)
  1986-1989, 9903, MCB Camp Lejeune, NC
  1989-1990, Marine Corps Combat Development Command (MCCDC)
 Colleges Attended
Miami University of Ohio
  1951-1955, Miami University of Ohio
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