|courtesy of Bessie Savery|
After entering service and completing basic training, Lawrence was sent to Europe and transferred from the replacement depot to Headquarters Company 1st Battalion 116th Infantry on 22 Jun 1944. PVT Jackson was killed in action on 13 Jul 1944.
PVT Jackson is buried in the Normandy American Cemetery. Ida did remarry. Their daughter was also married and Lawrence had 3 grandchildren.