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Place of Birth: High Bentham, Yorkshire
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Regiment / Corps / Service: Munitions Worker
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Date of Death: 1917-09-05
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: ---
CWGC Cemetery: ---
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: BENTHAM (ST. MARGARET) CHURCHYARD
Local War Memorial(s): Not Listed (View Names Not Listed on a Local War Memorial)
Isaac Jackson was the son of Matthew and Mary Jackson, née Dawson and brother of Private Joseph Jackson (14402) (q.v.). Their father was born at Heysham, Lancashire and mother at Bentham, Yorkshire
1891 Bentham, Yorkshire Census: Main Street - Isaac Jackson, aged 1 year, born Bentham, son of Mathew [sic] and Mary Jackson.
1901 Bentham, Yorkshire Census: Main Street - Isaac Jackson, aged 11 years, born Bentham, son of Matthew and Mary Jackson.
1911 Aldcliffe, Lancashire Census: Low Wood - Isaac Jackson, aged 21 years, born Main Street, High Bentham. [Isaac was employed by James Postlethwaite, Farmer.]
Isaac was married to Margaret McCarthy in 1914.
Isaac died at Bury, Lancashire, of 'munition typhoid'.
A short biography of Isaac is included in: ‘Bentham’s Part in the Great War 1914-18’ by Allan and Marilyn Hartley (2019).
Data Source: Craven Herald Article
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record: ---
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