Rochester in Monroe County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
To Commemorate the Memory of Ira J. Jacobson
Ira J. Jacobson
who took part in the following engagements of
The World War 1917 - 1918
Dickebush Sector, Belgium East Poperinge
Line, Hindenburg Line, LaSalle River,
Jonc Demer Ridge, Vurstraat Ride,
St. Maurice River
and was killed in action at
Bandiville Farm, October 17, 1918
and the following veterans of World War
Ira J. Jacobson Post
who have departed to the great beyond
Ira Jacobson Light
Erected 1931 by Ira J. Jacobson Post No. 474, American Legion.
Location. 43° 14.651′ N, 77° 37.092′ W. Marker is in Rochester, New York, in Monroe County. Marker is at the intersection of Lake Avenue and River Street, on the left when traveling south on Lake Avenue. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Rochester NY 14612, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Charlotte Cemetery (within shouting distance of this marker); Upriver Landings on the Genesee (approx. half a mile away); Port on Lake Ontario (approx. half a mile away); Manufacturing in Charlotte Railroads (approx. half a mile away); Underground Railroad (approx. half a mile away); Crossing the River by Ferry (approx. half a mile away); Boat Building (approx. half a mile away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Rochester.
Categories. • War, World I •
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 18, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York. This page has been viewed 188 times since then and 10 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on November 18, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.