Private Eric Charles Jones

South African Infantry

Died: Tuesday 17 October 1916 (aged 21)

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Record:
JONES, ERIC CHARLES
Additional information:
Son of Charles Clement Jones, and Sarah Jones.
Cemetery:
WARLENCOURT BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
III. H. 10.
Country:
South African

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Name:
Sergeant Jones
Context:
award
Date:
21 Oct 1916
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 2 Dragoons (Royal Scots Greys) (page 135)
Name:
casualty_wounded Company Sergeant Major Jones
Context:
Date:
12 Oct 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 16 Infantry Brigade: 1 Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. (page 217)
Name:
Captain F E Jones
Context:
commander
Date:
15 Oct 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). (page 153)
Name:
Captain F E Jones
Context:
commander
Date:
15 Oct 1916
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 2 Battalion Sherwood Foresters (Nottinghamshire and Derbyshire Regiment). (page 153)
Name:
Sergeant A Jones
Context:
award
Date:
20 Oct 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 438 (Cheshire) Field Company Royal Engineers (page 432)
Name:
Lieutenant Wynn Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
22 Oct 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Machine Gun Squadron (page 23)