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Private John Jones

Royal Welsh Fusiliers

Died: Saturday 19 August 1916 (aged 17)

Connected records

Record:
JONES, JOHN
Additional information:
Cemetery:
CORBIE COMMUNAL CEMETERY EXTENSION
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Plot 2. Row B. Grave 122.
Country:
France

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Oral history

British schoolchild in Shrewsbury, Salop 1939-1945, in contact with Italian POWs

Oral history

British schoolchild evacuee from London to Calgarth, Cumbria, GB, 1942-1945; mother and grandfather employed at Shorts' Sunderland flying boat factory, White Cross Bay, Cumbria, GB
REEL 1

Queen and Country - Sergeant John Jones

one sheet of stamps mounted on one side of a component screen of the installation, which comprises of 120 screens, housed in a stamp cabinet.

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Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Grimley Parish Memorial Tablet (WMR 32917)
Location:
Grimley, Hereford And Worcester
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Castle Fields (WMR 27935)
Location:
Castle Fields, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Annes Church (WMR 15470)
Location:
Edge Hill, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Cemaes Bay (WMR 69068)
Location:
Cemaes Bay, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Peniel Chapel Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 36890)
Location:
Llanharry, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Stephens Church WW1 And WW2 Board (WMR 42774)
Location:
Congleton, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Bramley Baptist Church Unidentified (WMR 21862)
Location:
Bramley, West Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Atherton War Memorial - WW1 And WW2 (WMR 18474)
Location:
Atherton, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Minsterley (WMR 13873)
Location:
Minsterley, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Ryecroft Wesleyan Church (WMR 52896)
Location:
Rawmarsh, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Peters Church WW1 Memorial Reredos (WMR 37132)
Location:
Pwllheli, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llanfaglan (WMR 37067)
Location:
Llanfaglan, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Ederyns Parishioners Roll Of Honour (WMR 6696)
Location:
Llanederyn, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Madryns Church WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 37160)
Location:
Trawsfynydd, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Pilkington Brothers Roll Of Honour (WMR 21343)
Location:
St Helens, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Agnes Church WW1 (WMR 51030)
Location:
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Borough Of Stretford - WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 3234)
Location:
Stretford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Swinton Methodist Church Plaque WW1 (WMR 18412)
Location:
Salford, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Shaftesbury Boys Club WW1 Book Of Remembrance (WMR 15332)
Location:
Birkenhead, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llandderfel Tablet WW1 (WMR 37133)
Location:
Llandderfel, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Teilos Church (WMR 37237)
Location:
Llandeilo Graban, Powys
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Sarn (WMR 14106)
Location:
Sarn, Powys
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Caersalem Calvinistic Methodist Chapel (WMR 13373)
Location:
Llanfairfechan, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Holy Trinity Parish Church WW1 Tablet (WMR 15388)
Location:
Anfield, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llantrisant And Llanlowell School (WMR 3646)
Location:
Llantrisant, Gwent
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
West Derby District (WMR 52709)
Location:
West Derby Village, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
West Moor Council School - WW1 Plaque (WMR 34378)
Location:
Killingworth, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
South Hetton WW1 Plaque (WMR 71102)
Location:
South Hetton, Durham
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Stephens WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 42837)
Location:
Congleton, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Coundon Workingmens Club (WMR 71488)
Location:
Coundon, Durham
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
South Hetton Royal British Legion Roll of Honour (WMR 71100)
Location:
South Hetton, Durham
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Castle Fields (WMR 27935)
Location:
Castle Fields, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llanfaglan (WMR 37067)
Location:
Llanfaglan, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llangynog (WMR 38263)
Location:
Llangynog, Powys
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Close Wesleyan Day School Radcliffe (WMR 13253)
Location:
Radcliffe, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Luke The Evangelist Church Book (WMR 15727)
Location:
Walton, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llandderfel Tablet WW1 (WMR 37133)
Location:
Llandderfel, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Haynes Roll Of Honour And Prayer Roll (WMR 1731)
Location:
Haynes, Bedfordshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llanymynech (WMR 17539)
Location:
Llanymynech, Powys
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Mary The Vigin Church Chapel WW1 And WW2 (WMR 19905)
Location:
Barney, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
23rd Liverpool Company Boys Brigade (WMR 15383)
Location:
Anfield, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llantrisant (WMR 24447)
Location:
Llantrisant, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Llanfairtalhaiarn - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 70363)
Location:
Llanfairtalhaiarn, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Salem Chapel WW1 (WMR 37097)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
St Peters Church WW1 Board (WMR 42844)
Location:
Congleton, Cheshire
Name recorded:
Jones, John
Memorial:
Co-operative Wholesale Society Soap Works - WW1 Roll Of Honour (lost) (WMR 45481)
Location:
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Name:
Captain Jones
Context:
Wounded
Date:
21 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Royal Sussex Regiment (page 279)
Name:
Corporal Jones
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
22 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 240)
Name:
Sergeant T B Jones
Context:
Wounded
Date:
15 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 6 (Pioneer) Battalion Welsh Regiment (page 388)
Name:
Second Lieutenant P H Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
17 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Signal Company. (page 302)
Name:
Second Lieutenant Ward Jones
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
20 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion South Wales Borderers (page 426)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
20 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 103)
Name:
Second Lieutenant D A Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
20 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 103)
Name:
Captain E T Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
20 Aug 1916
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 364)