|Birth: ||Sep. 26, 1924|
|Death: ||Jul. 24, 1944|
Son of Mr. and Mrs. Jacob Bladt.
Jacob served as a Torpedoman's Mate, Third Class, U.S.S. Norman Scott (DD-690), U.S. Navy during World War II.
He resided in Glenn Dale, Prince George's County, Maryland prior to the war.
Jacob was "Killed In Action" when the Scott was hit six time by enemy fire in the Battle of Tinian during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.
( Burial Location found by: Anne Cady )
The surviving family of soldiers were allowed to request what State appeared on their Tombstone. That is the case with this soldier's headstone.
Arlington National Cemetery
Plot: SECTION 17, SITE 24087
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: Jan 23, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 83875093
NARA records list his Next of Kin's Home of Record as Glendale, Maryland...Re-interred on 06/18/1948...Your service and sacrifice must never be forgotten.|
Added: Dec. 2, 2016
Added: Jan. 12, 2013
From a grateful nation. Thank you for your sacrifice for our country. Rest In Peace.|
Added: Mar. 5, 2012
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