We remember Arnold Jones

We remember Arnold Jones

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Ethel Jones Source:8687869 1878
1884
sibling Leonard Jones Source:8687869 1884
1887
sibling Bernard Jones Source:8687869 1887
1890
birth Longton, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8687869 1890
1891
location 53 Howard Street, Longton, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8687869 5th April 1891
1892
sibling May Jones Source:8687870 1892
1899
sibling Frank Jones Source:8687870 1899
1901
location 29 Levison Street, Longton, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address Source:8687870 31st March 1901
1911
location Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands United Kingdom military residence address Source:8687867 2nd April 1911
1914
location Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address Source:8853201 11th August 1914
1914
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8687868 13th August 1914 - 30th August 1914
enlistment Hanley, Staffordshire United Kingdom Source:8687868
service British Army Corporal 9426 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:8687868
1914
death Died of wounds He was originally buried in Maisieres Communal Cemetery which suggests he was wounded in the fighting around Mons on the 23rd, taken as a POW and died of his wounds a week later. the vicinity of Mons France Source:8687868 Source:8853237 Source:8853201 30th August 1914
burial Cement House Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Source:8853200

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Arnold
Initials A
Last Name Jones
Source 2139020
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
29 Levison Street, Longton, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 31st March 1901
53 Howard Street, Longton, Staffordshire United Kingdom parents address known 5th April 1891
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Raglan South Barracks, Devonport United Kingdom military residence address known 11th August 1914
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 9426 Royal Irish Regiment 2nd Battalion Corporal
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Eliza Jones mother
John Jones father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ethel Jones sister 1878
Leonard Jones brother 1884
Bernard Jones brother 1887
May Jones sister 1892
Frank Jones brother 1899

Media

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Patrick63223
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Patrick63223
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Patrick63223

External Evidence

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The Campaigns and History of the Royal Irish Regiment Vol.II from 1900 to 1922 Patrick63223
"There's a Devil in the Drum" by J.F.Lucy Patrick63223

Multimedia

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Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Longton, Staffordshire. Patrick63223
Longton, Staffordshire. Patrick63223
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands Patrick63223
SS Herschel Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
2nd Battalion R.I.Rgt. Memorial, Mons. Patrick63223
La Bascule crossroads, Mons, Belgium Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
Royal Irish Regiment Cap Badge Patrick63223
Restaurant Leon on Chausee de Binche Patrick63223
Map of the Battle of Mons Patrick63223
Cement House Military Cemetery Patrick63223
Grave Registration Report Form Patrick63223
Rue Leon Save, Mons, Belgium. Patrick63223
The area to the east of Mons Patrick63223
Maison Communale, Hyon Patrick63223
A typical pave (pa-vay) road Patrick63223
Fort George, Guernsey, Channel Islands Patrick63223
La Ferté-sous-Jouarre Memorial Patrick63223
The Guardhouse at Raglan Barracks, Devonport Patrick63223
Howard Street, Longton, Staffordshire Patrick63223
Leveson Street, Longton, Staffordshire Patrick63223

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