About Bobby D. Burke
I have removed ' Navajo Code Talker' from his display name this was requested by his daughter Angus Wood-Salomon , Curator.
'I was looking for information on my dad Bobby D Burke and found your site with information about my dad that is incorrect. My name is Linda Berglund, Bobby's daughter. My dad was never a Navajo Code Talker. He did fight in war world ll. If you look at the Veterans history project you will see his history in the war. He did receive a silver star for combat with the 45th infantry, but was never a Navajo Code talker. In 1998 the Albuquerque Tribune wrote his story about his time in the war...'
Bobby D Burke
Birth: Jan. 29, 1924 Death: Sep. 13, 2007
Spouse: Margie L Burke (1928 - 1998)*
Burial: Sandia Memory Gardens Albuquerque Bernalillo County New Mexico, USA
Created by: P Barela Record added: Oct 06, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 77738855