Upon graduation, he joined the US Marines attending boot camp in San Diego, CA. Bird, Pine Ridge; one adopted daughter, Jeanette Richard, Pine Ridge; four sisters, Edna Apple and Geraldine Blue Bir. 2,000 miler listing. Section-hikers and thru-hikers who complete the entire A.T. can report their journeys to the Appalachian Trail Conservancy by filling out the Appalachian Trail 2,000-Miler Application. A Red Cross shelter has been set up at New…