Marcellus G. Jacobson

Corporal Marcellus G. Jacobson, Meridean, was awarded the Good Conduct Medal and a medal for firing the carbine at Camp Howze, TX, where he is stationed. He entered the service in December 1942.

Corporal Marcellus G. Jacobson, son of Mrs. M. Jacobson, Route1, Rock Falls, has arrived somewhere in southern France, according to word received by his mother.

He entered the service on December 19, 1942 and received his training at Camp Grant, IL; Camp Claiborne, LA; Shreveport, LA; and Camp Howze, TX. 

He is with the Field Artillery Division.

Corporal Jacobson has received the Good Conduct and Marksmanship Medals.