Born: 1882, Ipswich.
Died: 4th November 1918; age 36; Died of Pneumonia – Palestine.
Enlistment Location: Northampton.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 164248
Regiment: Royal Garrison Artillery, 12th Mountain Battery.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War..
Ramleh War Cemetery,
Israel & Palestine (including Gaza).
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William Jacobs, of Ipswich; Husband of Eveline T. Jacobs, of 89, New Cut West, Ipswich.
1891 172, Wherstead Road, Ipswich.
Samuel was 8 years old and living with his parents & sister.
William Jacobs, 37, a Copper Smith, born Woodbridge, Suffolk.
Mary Ann Jacobs (nee Collins), 37, born Romsey, Hampshire.
Alice Jacobs, 12, born Ipswich.
1901 107, Rectory Road, Ipswich.
Samuel was 18 years old, a Boot Shop Assistant. He was a boarder at the home of George Mally, a Bricklayer.
1911 22, Mafeking Avenue, Seven Kings, Essex.
Samuel was 28, a Boot Shop manager – Boot Merchants & Dealer. He was married & Head of the Household.
On the 7th November 1906, St. Mary’s, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, Samuel married Eveline Thirza Fiddaman, born 1880, Ipswich. They had 1 son:
John Jacobs, 1910, Seven Kings, Essex.
Royal Garrison Artillery, 12th Mountain Battery: