Boatswain David John Jones

Mercantile Marine

Died: Saturday 18 August 1917 (aged 55)

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Record:
JONES, DAVID JOHN
Additional information:
Son of the late Mr. and Mrs. Jones; husband of Catherine Jones (formerly Herbert, (nee Thomas), of 3, Marine Terrace, New Quay, Cardiganshire. Born at New Quay.
Cemetery:
TOWER HILL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Country:
United Kingdom

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Oral history

British boy seaman trained at HMS Ganges, Shotley, GB, 1933-1934; served aboard HMS Renown in Mediterranean and North Atlantic, 1934-1936; seaman served aboard HMS Resolution during Spanish Civil War, 1936-1938; served aboard HMS Kent, 5th Cruiser Sqdn on China Station, 9/1938-11/1939; served aboard …
REEL 1 Background in Cromer, GB, 1917-1933: family; education. Aspects of enlistment and training as boy seaman at HMS Ganges, Shotley, GB, 1933-1934: enlistment, 1933; reasons for receiving seven day punishment; punishment of whole class for boy seaman caught smoking; memories of his first …

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Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Borth Memorial Hall (WMR 36573)
Location:
Borth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Bethel Welsh Presbyterians WW1 (WMR 36519)
Location:
Ponciau, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Llanllwchaearn Parish Tablet WW1 And WW2 (WMR 36701)
Location:
New Quay, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Ffestiniog Penmachno Dolwyddelan Penryhndeudraeth And Maentwrog WW1 (WMR 51548)
Location:
Blaenau Ffestiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
St Peters Church WW1 Memorial Reredos (WMR 37132)
Location:
Pwllheli, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Seion Chapel WW1 Memorial Tablet (WMR 37117)
Location:
Pwllheli, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Llanwrtyd War Memorial (WMR 7095)
Location:
Llanwrtyd Wells, Powys
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
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St Davids Parishioners - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 36581)
Location:
Carmarthen, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Gerlan Methodist Chapel WW1 (WMR 36582)
Location:
Borth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Borth (WMR 6912)
Location:
Borth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Penbont Rhydybeddau Tablet WW1 (WMR 36702)
Location:
Penbont Rhydybeddau, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Madoc Vale Heroes (WMR 24485)
Location:
Porthmadog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Pontrhydfendigaid (WMR 36714)
Location:
Pontrhydfendigaid, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Llan Festiniog (WMR 17420)
Location:
Llan Festiniog, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Penparcau Memorial Hall (WMR 36709)
Location:
Penparcau, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Penparcau Memorial Hall (WMR 36709)
Location:
Penparcau, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David John
Memorial:
Pontardulais (WMR 6623)
Location:
Pontardulais, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Borth Tablet WW1 (WMR 36576)
Location:
Borth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Libanus Baptist Chapel (WMR 13388)
Location:
Llanfairfechan, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Ebenezer Chapel (WMR 36972)
Location:
Eglwysbach, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Capel Horeb WW1 And WW2 (WMR 51562)
Location:
Cwm Teigl, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Ystalyfera (old) (WMR 2046)
Location:
Ystalyfera, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
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Eglwysbach - WW1 (WMR 48658)
Location:
Eglwysbach, Colwyn Bay, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
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Ardwyn Grammar School (WMR 36562)
Location:
Aberystwyth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Penclawdd (WMR 36977)
Location:
Penclawdd, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Trinity Chapel (WMR 36828)
Location:
Llanelli, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Pontrhydfendigaid (WMR 36714)
Location:
Pontrhydfendigaid, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Wrexham And East Denbighshire Book Of Remembrance (WMR 17903)
Location:
Wrexham, Clwyd
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Victoria Central Community Hospital (WMR 2386)
Location:
Wallasey, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Llwydcoed Obelisk (WMR 6765)
Location:
Llwydcoed, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, David J
Memorial:
Roath Park Wesleyans (WMR 17698)
Location:
Roath, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
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Llangeitho (WMR 36666)
Location:
Llangeitho, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Working Mens And Conservative Club (WMR 38209)
Location:
Tylorstown, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
All Saints' Parishioners - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 27984)
Location:
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Aberystwyth Roll Of Honour WW1 (WMR 36565)
Location:
Aberystwyth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Penrhycoch Cross (WMR 36712)
Location:
Penrhycoch, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Pontllanfraith (WMR 6785)
Location:
Pontllanfraith, Gwent
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Cefncoed Cross (WMR 6754)
Location:
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Cefncoed Cross (WMR 6754)
Location:
Merthyr Tydfil, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
6th Battalion Welch Regiment (WMR 36974)
Location:
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
St Davids Parishioners - WW1 Roll Of Honour (WMR 36581)
Location:
Carmarthen, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Bethel Chapel (WMR 36801)
Location:
Llanelli, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Abergwili Memorial Cross (WMR 17432)
Location:
Abergwili, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Ynysybwl Cenotaph (WMR 6802)
Location:
Ynysybwl, Mid Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
St Michaels Parishioners Screen (WMR 6931)
Location:
Aberystwyth, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Cellan (WMR 36642)
Location:
Cellan, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
Ebenezer Welsh Independent Chapel (WMR 83292)
Location:
Gorseinon, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
W Gilbertsons and Company Steelworks (WMR 36919)
Location:
Pontardawe, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Jones, D J
Memorial:
New Quay Memorial Hall (WMR 36697)
Location:
New Quay, Dyfed

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Jones
Context:
other
Date:
13 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1/1 (Queen's Own) Oxfordshire Hussars (page 333)
Name:
Driver Jones
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
22 Aug 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Auxiliary Horse Transport Company (576 Company A.S.C.) (page 89)
Name:
Second Lieutenant J D Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
13 Aug 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 10 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 170)
Name:
Major W A F Jones
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
20 Aug 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 34 Brigade Royal Field Artillery (page 282)