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John Jacobs

Born:
10 Shevat 5657 (13 January 1897)
Died:
22 Heshvan 5677 (18 November 1916)

Basic Information

Unique reference:
JAC2769
Gender:
Male

Birth

Date of birth:
10 Shevat 5657 (13 January 1897)
Place of birth:
London

Death

Date of death:
22 Heshvan 5677 (18 November 1916)
Died in combat?:
Yes
Place of death:
Somme
Cause of death:
Killed in Action
Burial place:
Stump Road Cemetery

Places

Addresses

Family home:
63 Gold Street, London (1911)

Schools

Name:
Gravel Lane School
Year started:
1900

Other Organisations

Name:
Jewish Lads' Brigade
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Family

Siblings

Solomon Jacobs (male)
Joseph Jacobs (male)
George Jacobs (male)
Miriam Jacobs (female)
Sarah Jacobs (female)
Eleazer Jacobs (male)
Hannah Jacobs (female)
Moses Jacobs (male)
Edward Jacobs (male)
Matilda Jacobs (female)

Parents

Father: Samuel Jacobs (male)
Mother: Rose Jacobs (female)

Military Record

Military service:
Army
Military record no.:
14688
Date discharged/death:
18 November 1916
Rank at discharge/death:
Private
Assignments
Regiment:
Queen's Royal West Surrey Regiment
Battalion/unit:
7th Battalion
Campaigns:
Somme

Roll of Honour

J. JACOBS, 18 November 1916

Commonwealth Graves Commission

Rank:
Private
Date of Death:
18/11/1916
Age:
19
Regiment / service:
7th Bn., The Queen's (Royal West Surrey Regiment)
Cemetery:
Stump Road Cemetery, Grandcourt
Grave reference:
A. 67.
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