We remember Robert Jones

We remember Robert Jones

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Timeline

Timeline

1880
sibling Edward Jones Source:6986326 1880
1885
sibling Henry Jones Source:6986326 1885
1885
sibling Richard Jones Source:6986326 1885
1887
birth Pant, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:6986325 1887
1893
sibling Harry Jones Source:6986326 1893
1895
sibling Sarah Jones Source:6986326 1895
1897
sibling Roger W. Jones Source:6986326 1897
1900
sibling Osborne Jones Source:6986326 1900
1901
location Underhill Cottage, Pant, Shropshire United Kingdom parents address Source:6986889 1901 - November 1918
1914
employment Labourer United Kingdom Source:8860173 October 1914
1914
service British Army Private 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Depot Source:8860173 28th October 1914 - 6th April 1915
1915
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8860173 7th April 1915 - 8th May 1915
1915
service British Army Private 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 2nd Battalion Source:8860173 7th April 1915 - 8th May 1915
1915
hospitalisation GSW left arm Hospital/Institution Source:8860173 5th May 1915
1915
service British Army Private 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Depot Source:8860173 9th May 1915 - 26th August 1915
1915
service British Army Private 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 3rd Battalion Source:8860173 27th August 1915 - 1st January 1916
1915
enlistment Oswestry, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:8860173 28th October 1915
1916
service British Army Private 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 1st Battalion Source:8860173 2nd January 1916 - 4th March 1916
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8860173 2nd January 1916 - 4th March 1916
1916
hospitalisation GSW Shell fragments back of head, with brain injury. Trephined above left ear. Paresis right am, Fractured skull, Defective vision right eye. Hospital/Institution Source:8860173 8th February 1916 - 1918
1916
service British Army Private 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Depot Source:8860173 5th March 1916 - 19th June 1916
1916
discharge Source:6986895 19th June 1916
1918
employment Odd job gardener United Kingdom Source:8860173 April 1918
1918
death Died of wounds Robert , aged , 31 , is buried at St Agatha Church , Llanymynech , Wales. (eventually dying from shrapnel wounds received to the head) and is remembered on the Llanymynech War Memorial. Pant, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:6986889 Source:8862648 10th November 1918
burial Llanymynech (st. Agatha) Churchyard CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Shropshire buried in Llanymynech (St. Agatha) Churchyard United Kingdom In new ground. Source:8862648 Source:6986889

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert
Initials R
Last Name Jones
Source 2170301
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Underhill Cottage, Pant, Shropshire United Kingdom parents address 1901 - November 1918
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 2nd Battalion Private
British Army 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Depot Private
British Army 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 3rd Battalion Private
British Army 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry 1st Battalion Private
British Army 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Depot Private
British Army 15062 King's Shropshire Light Infantry Depot Private
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star 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
Elizabeth mother
J. Jones father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Edward Jones brother 1880
Richard Jones brother 1885
Henry Jones brother 1885
Harry Jones step-brother 1893
Sarah Jones step-sister 1895
Roger W. Jones step-brother 1897
Osborne Jones step-brother 1900
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Fresh Brown Black
DateHeightSource
1916-06-19 5'9"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Joan15696
1901 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Joan15696
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Joan15696
British Army Service Records 1914-1920 Transcription R58235
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Fife3190

External Evidence

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CWGC Joan15696
British Army Service Records Joan15696

Multimedia

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CWGC Grave Report Joan15696
War Memorial, Llanymynech Jeff2412
Pant, Shropshire Jeff2412
Cap badge of The King's Shropshire Light Infantry Jeff2412

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