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Graham Washington Jackson
Birth: Feb. 22, 1903
Death: Jan. 15, 1983

American Folk Figure. He was the African-American accordion player who was weeping at the train that was moving past carrying the body of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt in April 1945. This famous scene was featured on "Life" Magazine. 
South View Cemetery
Fulton County
Georgia, USA
Plot: Lot E 345 Range A Grave 1 Section 4 Block 1
GPS (lat/lon): 33.42092, -84.22435
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Record added: Jun 04, 2000
Find A Grave Memorial# 9794
Graham Washington Jackson
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Graham Washington Jackson
Added by: David N. Lotz
Graham Washington Jackson
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I was thinking of you this morning, had to look up the Iconic photograph.
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