SGT Raymond Edward Jacobs

SGT Raymond Edward Jacobs

Birth
Bridgeport, Fairfield County, Connecticut, USA
Death 29 Jan 2008 (aged 82)
Redding, Shasta County, California, USA
Burial Igo, Shasta County, California, USA
Plot Section C4, Row A, Site 20
Memorial ID 24398182 · View Source
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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) .