William T JACOBS

 

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ARMY SERIAL NUMBER20302151
AGE22 yo
DATE OF BIRTH1922
STATEPENNSYLVANIA
FAMILYSingle
RANKPvt
FONCTIONparatrooper
JOB before ENLISTEMENTClerks, general officePENNSYLVANIA
DATE of ENLISTEMENT

14 november 1942

Washington DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA

National Guard

us army national guard

REGIMENT501st Parachute Infantry Regiment
DIVISION101st Airborne Division
DATE OF DEATH6 june 1944jacobs william t tombe
STATUSKIA
PLACE OF DEATHWood of Limors - VARENGUEBEC
DATA PLAN

Douglas C-47 - type A-75-DL - s/n 42-101025 Z4*? Chalk #54

C 47 douglas

Macr: 7271

Mission: #15 - Mission Albany
- Airborne Troops 501ePIR/101eAB - DZ-D (Angoville-au-Plain)

Take Off: Station 464 Merryfieldl, SOMERSET

Shot by flak 01h42 - Explosion

CEMETERYNORMANDY AMERICAN CEMETERY from Colleville

Map Normandy American Cemetery

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PlotRowGrave
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Crew of Douglas C-47 - type A-75-DL - s/n 42-101025 Z4*? Chalk #54

2nd Lieutenant Eugène Frederick "Sack" HENNIG Pilot 301st Troop Carrier Squadron Dead - Mem. Forest Park Cem. Fort Smith, ARKANSAS  
2nd Lieutenant Albert Anson Jr DORRANCE CoPilot 301st Troop Carrier Squadron Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - Los Angeles, CALIFORNIA  
T/Sergeant Dave KRAMER Ch/Equip 301st Troop Carrier Squadron Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - Milwaukee, WISCONSIN  
Cpl James Erbine DAVISON Radio 301st Troop Carrier Squadron Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - Princeton, MISSOURI  

Passager of 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment

1st Lieutenant Ian D NICOLSON Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Golden Gate Nat Cem. San Bruno, CALIFORNIA nicolson ian d stele
Tech 4 Joseph Jr LLOREDA Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Oleander Cem. Galveston, TEXAS  lloreda j
Sergeant Robert A KENNEL Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Arlington Nat Cem. VIRGINIA  
Pvt Clifford K SMITH Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Mountain View Cem. Rural Retreat, VIRGINIA  
Pvt Claude E HOPE Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - FLORIDA  
Pvt Ellsworth H ONGER Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - MINNESOTA onger ellsworth h tombe
Pvt Zale WELLS Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - MONTANA  
Pfc James B SHEEN Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - IDAHO  
Pfc Doyce F SPRUELL Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Salem Baptist Church Cem. Carroll Co, GEORGIA spruell doyce f stele
Pvt Robert W VAIL Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Wayne Co, MICHIGAN  
Cpl Thomas HARRIS Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead  
Tech 5 Dale C KNIGHT Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Pleasant View Cem. Burley, IDAHO  knight dale c
Pvt William T JACOBS Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - PENNSYLVANIA jacobs william t tombe
Pfc San Juan CHAVEZ Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Santa Fe Nat Cem. NEW MEXICO  
Pvt Sterling D HAMMOND Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - New Albany Nat Cem. Floyd Co, INDIANA  
S/Sergeant George F HURT Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - ILLINOIS  
1Sergeant Fred MUELLER Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Cim Am Colleville-sur-Mer - IOWA  
Sergeant Louis WESTCOAT Paratroopers 501st Parachute Infantry Regiment Dead - Redstone Cem. Brownsville, Fayette Co, PENNSYLVANIA westcoat louis stele
 C47 douglas

Stéle in memory of the men died during the crasch of the C47 in Varenguébec

42 101025 stele

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SOURCE INFORMATION & PICTURE

Aerosteles.net - Francecrashes39-45.net - Westcoast(Findagrave.com) -  Nicholson(FindaGrave.com) - Spruell (FindaGrave.com) - Knight (FindaGrave.com) -


INFORMATION SOURCESFrancecrashes39-45.net - Aad.archives.gov
PICTURE SOURCEFindagrave.com
PROGRAMMERFrédéric & Renaud