Jacob Domnitz

Air Bomber, 76 Squadron
Service number 657952
Died 12 June 1943
Buried Eindhoven (Woensel) General Cemetery, Netherlands
Age 27

Headstone Inscription
‘IN MEMORY OF JACOB. MAY HIS DEAR SOUL REST IN PEACE. MOTHER, SISTERS AND BROTHER’


Jacob was born on 1 September 1915 in Stockton-on-Tees to Russian born Isaac and Sophia née Perlman. Jacob had three older siblings, Rebekah, Myer and Jennie who were all born in Wales. In 1911 the family were living in Bridgend where Isaac is listed as a Hebrew Minister. In 1939 the family were in Hackney and Isaac is a Jewish Ecclesiastical Officer.

We are searching for Jacob’s family to reunite them with the photo on the right. We have been contacted by the owner who would like the photo to go to his family.

Jacob, middle row in centre