Halftone reproduction of a photograph, copied from the official publication Medal of Honor, 1861-1949, The Navy, page 208. Arthur J. Jackson was awarded the Medal of Honor for conspicuous gallantry and intrepidity while serving with the Third Battalion, Seventh Marines, First Marine Division in combat against the Japanese on Peleliu Island in the Palau Group, 18 September 1944. He held the rank of Private First Class at that time. U.S. Naval History and Heritage Command Photograph.