Jacob Maurice Grant DFC

Wireless Operator/Air Gunner, 617 Squadron
Service number 127489
Died 16 September 1943
Buried Reichswald Forest War Cemetery, Germany
Age 33

Headstone Inscription

“UNTIL THE DAY BREAK AND THE SHADOWS FLEE AWAY”


Biography

Jacob was the son of Marcus and Constance Grant of Maida Vale, London.

In 1939, the family were living at 237 Elgin Avenue, Paddington and Jacob’s father Marcus worked as a wine and spirit merchant.

Jacob had two sisters, Esther who married Jeffrey Paros and Sheila.

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