Cornelius Jacob

MACR: 2616

S/Sgt Cornelius H Jacob was assigned to the 301st BG 419th Squadron.
Military Occupational Specialty (MOS): Gunner.

S/Sgt. Cornelius H. Jacob served in the 301st BG(H) 419th squadron, in North Africa and out of Foggia, Italy. He has passed away at 86 years of age on February 17th 2009
S/Sgt. Cornelius H Jacob receiving his DFC from General Twining.  - 301st BG, Army Air Corps Library and Museum

S/Sgt. Cornelius H Jacob receiving his DFC from General Twining.

The following information on Cornelius Jacob is gathered and extracted from military records. We have many documents and copies of documents, including military award documents. It is from these documents that we have found this information on S/Sgt Jacob. These serviceman's records are nowhere near complete and we are always looking for more material. If you can help add to Cornelius Jacob's military record please contact us.

Rank Order Date Award Ribbon & Device

S/Sgt

126

03/13/1944

AM

Air Medal (AM)

S/Sgt

126

03/13/1944

AM/OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

126

03/13/1944

AM/2OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT

126

03/13/1944

AM/1OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

155

03/30/1944

DFC

Distinguished Flying Cross (DFC)

S/Sgt

454

05/14/1944

AM/3OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

454

05/14/1944

AM/5OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

454

05/14/1944

AM/4OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT

729

05/30/1944

AM/6OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT

729

05/30/1944

AM/7OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

SSGT

729

05/30/1944

AM/8OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

S/Sgt

731

05/30/1944

AM/9OLC

Air Medal (AM) Oak Leaf Cluster (OLC)

2/25/1944 Distinguished Unit Citation

DFC Award PDF


Please contact us with any biographical data, pictures or other information regarding the service and life of Cornelius Jacob.