Pvt Jacob Israel Silver

Pvt Jacob Israel Silver

Wilmington, New Castle County, Delaware, USA
Death 12 Nov 1944 (aged 28)
Burial Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France
Plot Section J ~ Row 8 ~ Grave 16
Memorial ID 56660825 · View Source
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Jacob, who resided in Milton, Delaware, served as a Private with the 104th Infantry Regiment, 26th Infantry Division, U.S. Army during World War II.

He enlisted in the Army on January 28, 1942 at Fort Dix, New Jersey. He was noted, at the time of his enlistment, as being Single, with dependents.

Jacob was "Killed In Action" near St. Lo, France during the war.

He had served in the Army for one year and five months at the time of his death and was decorated with a Purple Heart.

Service # 32205322

Son of Nathan David Silver and Flossie C. Carmean Silver.

( Bio by: Russ Pickett )

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  • Maintained by: Russ Pickett
  • Originally Created by: War Graves
  • Added: 8 Aug 2010
  • Find a Grave Memorial 56660825
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Pvt Jacob Israel Silver (30 Dec 1915–12 Nov 1944), Find a Grave Memorial no. 56660825, citing Lorraine American Cemetery and Memorial, Saint-Avold, Departement de la Moselle, Lorraine, France ; Maintained by Russ Pickett (contributor 46575736) .