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Jacob Herrmann

Death 4 Jul 1927 (aged 28–29)
Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Burial Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA
Plot Section: 2 , Site: 9958
Memorial ID 2590790 · View Source
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Enlisted, May 8, 1916, in Company K, 47th NY Infantry, Brooklyn, NY. The 47th NY Infantry was called but never ordered to the Mexican border. Transferred November 7, 1917 to Company C, 105th Machine Gun Battalion, 27th Division, at Camp Wadsworth, SC. After training at Camp Wadsworth the 105th Machine Gun Battalion deployed to Europe, on May 18, 1918, aboard the USS Calomares, from Newport New,, VA. He saw combat in both Belgium & France. Returned to the States, March 6, 1919, aboard the Leviathan, docking at Hoboken, NJ. he marched in the " Welcome Home Parade " for the 27th Division, up 5th Avenue, in New York City, on March 25, 1919. Discharged from the service, April 1, 1919, at Camp Upton, NY.

Member of Brooklyn Post # 29 V.F.W. and Oltmans Lodge # 496, F.& A.M.

Brooklyn Eagle, July 6 & 7, 1927, death notice




  • Maintained by: squadron a association
  • Originally Created by: US Veterans Affairs Office
  • Added: 3 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 2590790
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Jacob Herrmann (1898–4 Jul 1927), Find A Grave Memorial no. 2590790, citing Cypress Hills National Cemetery, Brooklyn, Kings County (Brooklyn), New York, USA ; Maintained by squadron a association (contributor 48454800) .