Indiana Marine dies on third tour

September 10, 2010

An Indiana Marine killed in Afghanistan was on his third war-zone assignment. Cpl. John Bishop, 25, of Columbus died Wednesday during combat operations in Helmand province, according to military leaders. Bishop's wife also is a Marine and is pregnant with their first child. He also had a 4-year-old son from a previous marriage. Bishop planned to leave the Marines next June to pursue a career as a conservation officer.