MILTON C. JACOBS, LT, USN
Milton Jacobs '41
Date of birth: October 15, 1917
Date of death: April 9, 1945
From the 1941 Lucky Bag:
Milton was lost when his aircraft was shot down near Okinawa on April 9, 1945.
Distinguished Flying Cross
From Hall of Valor:
(Citation Needed) - SYNOPSIS: Lieutenant Milton C. Jacobs (NSN: 0-100260), United States Navy, was awarded the Distinguished Flying Cross (Posthumously) for extraordinary achievement while participating in aerial flight as Executive Officer of a Bombing Fighting Squadron and Division Leader embarked in U.S.S. YORKTOWN from 16 February 1945 to 9 April 1945.
General Orders: Bureau of Naval Personnel Information Bulletin No. 348 (March 1946)
Action Date: February 16 - April 9, 1945
Company: Bombing Fighting Squadron
Division: U.S.S. Yorktown