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PFC Calbert Bailey Jacobs, USMC

Male 1919 - 1943  (24 years)


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  • Name Calbert Bailey Jacobs 
    Title PFC 
    Suffix USMC 
    Born 27 Oct 1919  Texarkana, Bowie, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 30 Dec 1943  New Britain, Papua, New Guinea Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • OBITUARY
      Dallas News
      22 Feb 1949

      Reburial services for Marine Pfc. Calbert Bailey Jacobs, former Dallas resident, will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Ed C. Smith Funeral Home, 1811 Ross. Burial will be in Laurel Land Memorial Park.

      Jacobs, killed on New Britain December 15, 1943 [d. cert: Dec. 30], was a member of the Fifth Marine Division. He enlisted April 1,1942.

      Jacobs was born in Texarkana, October 27, 1919. He came with his parents to Dallas when a small boy and attended Trinity Heights Elementary School and Boude Storey Junior High School.

      Surviving are his wife, now Mrs. Frankie Lee Tardiff, and a daughter, Miss Virginia Lee Jacobs, both of Duncanville; his mother, Mrs. Mary L. Jacobs; and two sisters, Miss Mabel Jacobs and Mrs. Selma Moore, all of Los Angeles California.
    Veterans: World War II
    Veterans: World War II
    Buried Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas, Texas Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Findagrave memorial for PFC Calbert Bailey Jacobs, USMC
    Findagrave memorial for PFC Calbert Bailey Jacobs, USMC
    Created by: Carol Moore
    Record added: Dec 12, 2010
    Photographed
    Find A Grave Memorial# 62844984
    Person ID I16295  Dickinson
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2016 

    Father Celmer Bryant Jacobs,   b. 31 Aug 1888, Marietta, Cobb, Georgia Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Mary Lois Bailey,   b. 25 Jun 1894, Oklahoma Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Sep 1973, Lancaster, Los Angeles, California Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Family ID F5038  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 27 Oct 1919 - Texarkana, Bowie, Texas Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 30 Dec 1943 - New Britain, Papua, New Guinea Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Laurel Land Memorial Park, Dallas, Dallas, Texas Link to Google Earth
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