Bobby Joe Shockley

17 Jun 1947 - 13 Aug 1966

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Bobby Joe Shockley

17 Jun 1947 - 13 Aug 1966
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The burial record of Bobby Joe Shockley. Cemetery: Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery, Location: St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri, United States. Birth: 17 Jun 1947, Death: 13 Aug 1966.

Life Information

Bobby Joe Shockley

Born:
Died:

Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery

2900 Sheridan Road
St Louis, St. Louis County, Missouri
United States

Notes

Department of Veterans Affairs
Cemetery: JEFFERSON BARRACKS NATIONAL CEMETERY
Plot: F::3239
Website: http://www.cem.va.gov/CEM/cems/nchp/jeffersonbarracks.asp
Phone: 314-845-8320

Military Service

SPECIALIST 4
US ARMY
VIETNAM WAR

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US ARMY SP4 VIETNAM

Rank

SPECIALIST 4

Branch

US ARMY

Conflicts

VIETNAM WAR

Plot

F::3239

Life timeline of Bobby Joe Shockley

1947
Bobby Joe Shockley was born on 17 Jun 1947
Bobby Joe Shockley was 6 years old when Jonas Salk announced the successful test of his polio vaccine on a small group of adults and children (vaccination pictured). Jonas Edward Salk was an American medical researcher and virologist. He discovered and developed one of the first successful polio vaccines. Born in New York City, he attended New York University School of Medicine, later choosing to do medical research instead of becoming a practicing physician. In 1939, after earning his medical degree, Salk began an internship as a physician scientist at Mount Sinai Hospital. Two years later he was granted a fellowship at the University of Michigan, where he would study flu viruses with his mentor Thomas Francis, Jr.
Bobby Joe Shockley died on 13 Aug 1966 at the age of 19

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