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Jackson, Andrew

Rank and Name, Captain Andrew Jackson.

Unit/Placed in, Marine Fighting Squadron 132 (VSMB-132), Marine Corps.


Andrew is born approx. on June 4, 1919 in Georgia.

Father, Edd Jackson.

Mother, Annie Jackson.

Brother(s), John Jackson.

Spouse, Jean (Grant) Jackson.


Andrew enlisted the service in Virginia with service number # 0-009924.


Andrew died in a mid-air collision with a Marine Wildcat on June 9, 1943, he is honored with a Purple Heart, Air Medal, Combat Action Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal, Expeditionary Medal, American Campaign Medal, Distinguished Unit Citation, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal, WW II Victory Medal.

In this accident also his Crewmember, SSgt. Thomas J Quinn was killed.

Jackson was posthumously promoted to Captain.


Andrew is buried/mentioned at Honolulu Memorial, Honolulu County, Hawaii U.S.A.

Courts of the missing.


Thanks to, https://www.daveswarbirds.com/cactus/men6.htm


Jean Louis Vijgen, WW2-Pacific Website.

Air Force Info, Rolland Swank.

ABMC Website, https://abmc.gov

Navy Info, http://navylog.navymemorial.org

POW Info, http://www.mansell.com    Dwight Rider and Wes injerd.

Family Info, https://www.familysearch.org

Marines Info, https://missingmarines.com/    Geoffrey Roecker

Medals Info, https://www.honorstates.org


Philppine Info, http://www.philippine-scouts.org/

Find a Grave, https://www.findagrave.com






VSMB-132 (marine fighting squadron)
Dauntless SBD
Marine Aircraft Group 11
1st Marine Aircraft Wing
His rank Captain