SGT Raymond Edward Jacobs

Photo added by Ron Moody

SGT Raymond Edward Jacobs

  • Birth 24 Jan 1926 Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
  • Death 29 Jan 2008 Redding, Shasta County, California, USA
  • Burial Igo, Shasta County, California, USA
  • Plot Section C4, Row A, Site 20
  • Memorial ID 24398182

World War II United States Marine Sergeant. During the battle for the Island of Iwo Jima, Sgt. Jacobs reached the summit of Mount Suribaci, but did not participate in either the original flag raising, or in the iconic flag raising photograph by Joe Rosenthal.

Bio by: Erik Lander


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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Originally Created by: Erik Lander
  • Added: 4 Feb 2008
  • Find A Grave Memorial 24398182
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for SGT Raymond Edward Jacobs (24 Jan 1926–29 Jan 2008), Find A Grave Memorial no. 24398182, citing Northern California Veterans Cemetery, Igo, Shasta County, California, USA ; Maintained by Find A Grave (contributor 8) .