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:
France

Possible matches

The following sources have potential matches based on the name and other information associated with this record. They may or may not be connected to this person but are provided for your further research

Name recorded:
Jones, Robert Henry
Memorial:
Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, Robert Henry
Memorial:
Llan Festiniog (WMR 17420)
Location:
Llan Festiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, Robert H
Memorial:
Walton Congregational Church (WMR 15614)
Location:
Orrell Park, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, Robert H
Memorial:
Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, Robert H
Memorial:
Welsh Congregational Church (WMR 39126)
Location:
Finsbury, Greater London
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Liverpool Institute School (WMR 20163)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
St Cross (WMR 13339)
Location:
Talybont, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Liverpool Institute (WMR 2352)
Location:
Liverpool, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
William Faulkner Co And Branches Of The Imperial Tobacco Co Ltd (WMR 15391)
Location:
Anfield, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Bishop Veseys Grammar School - WW1 (WMR 38683)
Location:
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Marine Engineers Association Liverpool Branch - Roll Of Honour (lost) (WMR 15823)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Liverpool Institute Schools (lost) (WMR 15204)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Christ Church Roll Of Honour (WMR 52281)
Location:
Tettenhall Woods, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
North Staffordshire Railway Company (WMR 51133)
Location:
Blythe Bridge, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Members Of Ordnance Survey (WMR 49877)
Location:
Southampton, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Boundary Street East Methodist Church (WMR 15429)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Colwyn Bay (WMR 2230)
Location:
Colwyn Bay, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Manchester University- 'The Quad Memorial' (WMR 16001)
Location:
Manchester, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Southport (i) The Monument (WMR 1228)
Location:
Southport, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Llanfair PG, Llanedwen and Penmynydd (WMR 7002)
Location:
Llanfairpwllgwyngyll, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Fishguard Cenotaph (WMR 6811)
Location:
Fishguard, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Bassett Cross (WMR 21591)
Location:
Bassett, Hampshire
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Craven Arms (WMR 13813)
Location:
Stokesay, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Jones, R H
Memorial:
Craven Arms (WMR 13813)
Location:
Stokesay, Shropshire

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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)