Time of Remembrance

Jacob K. Bare

Age:

23

Hometown:

Chewelah, WA

Date of Death:

2011/02/06

Incident Location:

Hawaii

Military Branch:

United States Navy

Rank:

PO2

Unit:

Charlie Company, Seal Delivery Vehicle #1

Unit Base:

San Diego, CA

PO2 Jacob K. Bare passed away on Februay 6, 2011. As a young man, Jacob enjoyed scuba diving, skate and snowboarding, shooting, and riding BMX bikes. While in high school, Jacob’s quick thinking and intuitive nature, saved a classmate’s life. Shortly after graduating from high school, in Chewelah, WA., Jacob joined the Navy. His first assignment was on DDG 86 USS Shoup. After completing DiveSchool, Jacob was assigned to Charlie Company, Seal Delivery Vehicle #1. Jacob earned various medals to include Meritorious Service Medal, Navy Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, just to name a few! Jacob was also one of the few divers to have been able to earn his Jump Wings.