Rifleman Robert Jones

London Regiment (The Rangers)

Died: Tuesday 4 September 1917 (aged 31)

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Record:
JONES, ROBERT
Additional information:
Brother of Mrs. Clara Shafer, of 37, Cornwallis Rd., Walthamstow, London.
Cemetery:
GOUY-EN-ARTOIS COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
A. 2.
Country:
France

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CQD Medal

This medal takes its name from the CQD emergency radio signal - predecessor of SOS - sent out by the stricken White Star steamship 'Republic' after it collided with the Italian steamer Florida on 21 January 1909. The liner 'Baltic' responded to the call. The 'Republic' was the more severely damaged …

The forgotten few : Pentrefelin

T├ęte-Beche English/Welsh. Welsh title: Bechgyn Anghofiedig Pentrefelin

British War Medal (1914-1920)

Robert Jones (April 1889 - 1 March 1951) served as a wireless operator at sea for the Marconi company until 1919, when he took a shore-based position as a radio engineer, eventually to retire just prior to the Second World War. The 'family story' is that he was sunk on three ships during the First …

Oral history

British aircraftman served as radar mechanic with RAF at RAF Bawdsey, GB, 1943-1945
REEL 1

Oral history

British deck boy served with Merchant Navy aboard SS Lylepark in Atlantic, 1940-1941; served aboard M/S Kattegat in Atlantic and Indian Ocean, 1941-1942 including sinking by German auxiliary cruiser HSK-9 Michel in South Atlantic, 20/5/1942; POW aboard German auxiliary cruiser HSK-9 Michel and …
REEL 1 Background in Liverpool, GB, 1924-1939: family; education. Aspects of period as deck boy aboard SS Lylepark in Atlantic, 1940-1941: duties; daily routine; treatment by crew; armament on merchant vessels; participation in convoys in North Atlantic; crew morale; rations; taking food parcels …

Mercantile Marine War Medal (1914-1918)

First World War campaign medal awarded to Robert Jones, Merchant Navy. Robert Jones (April 1889 - 1 March 1951) served as a wireless operator at sea for the Marconi company until 1919, when he took a shore-based position as a radio engineer, eventually to retire just prior to the Second World War. …

REHABILITATION OF BRITISH SOLDIERS FROM NORMANDY: THE WORK OF THE ROBERT JONES AND DAME AGNES HUNT ORTHOPAEDIC HOSPITAL, OSWESTRY, SHROPSHIRE, ENGLAND, UK, 1944

Writing a letter home is Seaman Gunner C J Purser (known to his intimates as "Popeye"). He was wounded off Cherbourg when minesweeping. His hometown is Cleethorpes, Lincs.

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Name recorded:
Jones, Robert
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Prenteg (WMR 24522)
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Prenteg, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Sgt K Waterhouse (WMR 50234)
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Aldershot, Hampshire
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Jones, Robert
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Liverpool Blue Coat School Board (WMR 15751)
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Wavertree, Merseyside
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Jones, Robert
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St Margarets Board WW1 (WMR 32993)
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St Margarets, Hereford And Worcester
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Jones, Robert
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Froncysyllte - WW1 And WW2 - Cross (WMR 49868)
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Froncysyllte, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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Deganwy WW1 (WMR 36964)
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Deganwy, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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St Cuthbert's Church WW1 (WMR 1863)
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Bedford, Bedfordshire
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Jones, Robert
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Llanwnog (WMR 17360)
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Llanwnog, Powys
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Jones, Robert
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Llanidloes And District (WMR 17428)
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Llanidloes, Powys
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Jones, Robert
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Tywyn, St Cadfans Church (WMR 13366)
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Tywyn, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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St Michaels Church WW1 (WMR 37122)
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Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Henllan WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 38140)
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Henllan, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
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Wrexham, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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St Philips Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 34360)
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Elswick, Tyne And Wear
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Jones, Robert
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Llanfaglan (WMR 37067)
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Llanfaglan, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Traeth Schoolhouse Chapel WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 37129)
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Pwllheli, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Tonge Moor Methodist Church WW1 Memorial (WMR 15899)
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Bolton, Greater Manchester
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Jones, Robert
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
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Wrexham, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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Victoria School WW1 (WMR 49863)
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Wrexham, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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Tabernacle Chapel WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 37120)
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Pwllheli, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
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Wrexham, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
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Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Llanerchymedd (WMR 24486)
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Llanerchymedd, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Capel Mawr WW1 (WMR 60469)
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Rhosllanerchrugog, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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Llangedwyn Parish Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 17789)
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Llangedwyn, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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Brynteg Methodist Chapel (WMR 13348)
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Bethesda, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Holy Trinity WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 18538)
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Blackley, Greater Manchester
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Jones, Robert
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Prenteg - Cenotaph (WMR 37112)
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Prenteg, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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St Pedrogs Church WW1 Memorial Window (WMR 37089)
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Llanbedrog, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Welsh Bethel Chapel WW1 (WMR 37111)
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Borth Y Gest, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Booth Shipping Companies (WMR 52571)
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Liverpool, Merseyside
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Jones, Robert
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Island Road Methodist Church (WMR 15510)
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Garston, Merseyside
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Jones, Robert
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Capel Mawr WW1 (WMR 60469)
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Rhosllanerchrugog, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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St Madryns Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 37160)
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Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Trinity School Roll Of Honour (WMR 15753)
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Wavertree, Merseyside
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Jones, Robert
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Pte R Jones (WMR 30479)
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York, North Yorkshire
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Jones, Robert
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St Cross (WMR 13340)
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Talybont, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Dukinfield St John the Evangelist WW1 Boards (WMR 75146)
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Dukinfield, Greater Manchester
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Jones, Robert
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Vroncysyllte Memorial Cross (WMR 38240)
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Vroncysyllte, Clwyd
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Jones, Robert
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Belfast Corporation Staff (WMR 43478)
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Belfast, Antrim
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Jones, Robert
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Llansilin Memorial Hall (WMR 7142)
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Llansilin, Powys
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Jones, Robert
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Llansilin Memorial Hall (WMR 7142)
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Llansilin, Powys
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Jones, Robert
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Canadian Airmen (WMR 69862)
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Ballasalla, Isle Of Man
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Jones, Robert
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Zoological Society Of London, London Zoo (WMR 11074)
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Camden, Greater London
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Jones, Robert
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St Lukes Mission Church - WW1 (WMR 45403)
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Ashton In Makerfield, Greater Manchester
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Jones, Robert
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Ayton-Communion Table (WMR 78810)
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Ayton, Borders
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Jones, Robert
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Llangaffo Church Cross (WMR 24468)
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Gaerwen, Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Ayton & Burnmouth (WMR 13319)
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Ayton, Borders
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Jones, Robert
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Salem Chapel Tablet WW1 (WMR 24452)
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Caernarfon (Caernarvon), Gwynedd
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Jones, Robert
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Llanrhyddlad (WMR 7185)
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Llanrhyddlad, Gwynedd