Second Lieutenant Robert Henry Jones

West Yorkshire Regiment (Prince of Wales's Own)

Died: Friday 29 September 1916 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
JONES, ROBERT HENRY
Additional information:
Only son of Robert Henry and Elizabeth Jane Jones, of 48, Selborne St., Liverpool. Enlisted, Sept., 1914, as a Rfn. in the 2nd/6th Bn. The King's Liverpool Regt.
Cemetery:
LONGUENESSE (ST. OMER) SOUVENIR CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
IV. A. 57.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Brigadier General Jones
Context:
other
Date:
28 Sep 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 234)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Jones
Context:
commander
Date:
30 Sep 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 3 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Royal Munster Fusiliers. (page 280)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H A Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
24 Sep 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Suffolk Regiment (page 70)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H A Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
25 Sep 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Suffolk Regiment (page 70)
Name:
Second Lieutenant H A Jones
Context:
Wounded
Date:
27 Sep 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Suffolk Regiment (page 70)
Name:
Brigadier General L O W Jones
Context:
other
Date:
28 Sep 1916
Diary:
4 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Essex Regiment (page 234)
Name:
Captain A E Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
29 Sep 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 386)
Name:
Brigadier General L O W Jones
Context:
commander
Date:
30 Sep 1916
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 112)
Name:
Private A Jones
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 8 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 532)
Name:
Captain F E Jones
Context:
author
Date:
30 Sep 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). (page 143)