We remember John Balfour Jones

We remember John Balfour Jones

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Timeline

Timeline

1891
birth Strathbungo Glasgow United Kingdom Source:2162669 16th August 1891
1891
location Salisbury Quadrant Glasgow United Kingdom parents address Source:2162669 16th August 1891
1914
enlistment Glasgow United Kingdom Source:2162669 21st August 1914
employment Engineer Yarrow Shipbuilders Glasgow United Kingdom Source:2162669
service British Army Corporal 2nd S/13802 Cameron Highlanders Source:2162669
service British Army Private S/13802 Cameron Highlanders Source:2162669
1915
death Killed in Action Casualties in Sap 18, about 70 yards in front of the fire trench, through bursting of minenwerfer shell. Total 5 killed, 2 wounded. Loos-en-Gohelle France Source:2162669 10th September 1915
burial Fosse 7 Military Cemetery (quality Street) CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Mazingarbe Pas-de-Calais France II.B.5 Source:2162669

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names John Balfour
Initials JB
Last Name Jones
Source 2162669
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Salisbury Quadrant Glasgow United Kingdom parents address 16th August 1891
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army S/13802 Cameron Highlanders Corporal 2nd
British Army S/13802 Cameron Highlanders Private
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Sarah Jane Bosomworth or Jones mother
Henry Arnold Jones father

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