CPL JACOB A. TATE – US Marine Corps.Hometown: Hubert, NC.
Date of Death: January 2, 2011.
Unit: 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Birth: Jan. 20, 1989
Death: Jan. 2, 2011
Cpl. Jacob A. Tate, 21, of Columbus, Ohio, died Jan. 2 while conducting combat operations in Helmand province, Afghanistan. He was assigned to the 2nd Battalion, 9th Marine Regiment, 2nd Marine Division, II Marine Expeditionary Force, Camp Lejeune, N.C. Jacob is survived by his parents, James and Janice (Wiant) Tate of Columbus; wife, Amy (Grant) Tate; son, Jax Allen Tate; sister, Jamie (Justin) Perkins; brothers, Jonathan (Margie) Tate and Joshua (Laura) Hermiz; nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, grandparents and many friends.Burial: