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James Joseph Bernard Jackman
Birth: Mar. 19, 1916
Death: Nov. 25, 1941

World War II Victoria Cross Medal Recipient. He served as a served as a Captain in The 1st Battalion of The Northumberland Fusiliers. During an attack on El Duda Ridge near Tobruk, Libya, November 25, 1941, Allied troops were being beaten off by heavy fire from German anti-tank guns. Captain Jackman while directing his unit forward, he was wounded mortally and still managed to put the enemy out of action before he died. For this action, he was posthumously awarded the Victoria Cross Medal. (bio by: John "J-Cat" Griffith) 
 
Burial:
Tobruk War Cemetery
Tobruk
Al Butnan, Libya
 
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Originally Created by: K
Record added: Dec 10, 2003
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James Joseph Bernard Jackman
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James Joseph Bernard Jackman
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James Joseph Bernard Jackman
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Rest in Peace, beloved soldier. See you in Heaven.
- Mary
 Added: May. 29, 2014
Rest in peace old chap.
- derrick unwin
 Added: Jan. 5, 2014
Hero, Rest in Peace.
- Elsie Celestino
 Added: Jul. 4, 2013
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