Private William Jones

Royal Defence Corps

Died: Monday 16 April 1917 (aged 56)

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Record:
JONES, WILLIAM
Additional information:
Husband of Harriet Jones, of 31, Emily St., West Bromwich. Born at Birmingham.
Cemetery:
BIRMINGHAM (LODGE HILL) CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Screen Wall. B10. 2. 218D.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Second Lieutenant W R Jones
Context:
Wounded
Date:
11 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 160)
Name:
Second Lieutenant W R Jones
Context:
Wounded
Date:
14 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Battalion King's Own Royal Lancaster Regiment (page 162)
Name:
Sergeant Jones
Context:
other
Date:
12 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 7 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 803)
Name:
Sergeant Jones
Context:
other
Date:
12 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 7 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 803)
Name:
Lieutenant Jones
Context:
other
Date:
19 Apr 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 3 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 418)
Name:
Captain A Jones
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
18 Apr 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 1 Battalion Royal Welsh Fusiliers (page 434)
Name:
Driver D E Jones
Context:
discipline
Date:
20 Apr 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 9 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 118)