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To Commemorate the Memory of Ira J. Jacobson

 
 
Ira J. Jacobson WWI Memorial image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
1. Ira J. Jacobson WWI Memorial
Inscription.
To Commemorate the Memory of
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
members of
Ira J. Jacobson Post
who have departed to the great beyond

Ira Jacobson Light
in memoriam
John Egan
1969

 
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
Southward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
2. Southward
Memorial is in a sharp trianglar green space in front of a fire station.
(approx. half a mile away); 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
 
Northward image. Click for full size.
By Anton Schwarzmueller, October 31, 2015
3. Northward
Memorial is behind the sign.
 
 
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 162 times since then and 30 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on November 18, 2015, by Anton Schwarzmueller of Wilson, New York.
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