Articles, war diaries, and recognition to the Men of the "Fighting 18th"
Jacobs, James: Service no. 3130481
James Jacobs was a Windsor postman who joined the 18th Battalion during the First World War. (Photo courtesy of the North American Black Historical Museum.)
“Pte. James Jacobs of Essex County, an infantryman in the 18th Battalion (Western Ontario), Canadian Expeditionary Force, fought in France. The 18th Battalion, disbanded in 1920, is perpetuated by The Essex and Kent Scottish.”