Private Robert William Jones

Lancashire Fusiliers

Died: Friday 25 August 1916

Connected records

Record:
JONES, ROBERT WILLIAM
Additional information:
Husband of M. E. Jones, of 95, Wigan Rd., Ashton-in-Makerfield, Lancs.
Cemetery:
THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Pier and Face 3 C and 3 D.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lieutenant R O Jones
Context:
joined
Date:
29 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 1 Battalion South Wales Borderers (page 496)
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:
Lieutenant Jones
Context:
other
Date:
25 Aug 1916
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 3 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 400)
Name:
Corporal Jones
Context:
promotion
Date:
27 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 241)
Name:
Corporal Jones
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
27 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 241)
Name:
Sergeant Jones
Context:
Killed in action
Date:
29 Aug 1916
Diary:
1 DIVISION: 6 (Pioneer) Battalion Welsh Regiment (page 402)
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:
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)