We remember Robert Nelson Jones

We remember Robert Nelson Jones

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Timeline

Timeline

1884
birth Newtown, Montgomeryshire, Wales United Kingdom Source:7624158 21st December 1884
1907
education Undergraduate Borough Road College Osterley United Kingdom Source:8539392 1907
1907
employment School Master United Kingdom Source:8539392 1907 - 5th July 1915
1915
marriage Hilda Rose Hoile Source:7624161 1915 - 31st July 1917
1915
commission Temporary Source:8539392 12th November 1915
1915
service British Army Second Lieutenant The Northamptonshire Regiment 3/4 Battalion Source:7657847 12th November 1915 - October 1916
1916
service British Army Second Lieutenant Machine Gun Corps 56th Machine Gun Company Source:7657847 October 1916 - 31st May 1917
1916
theatres France & Belgium: 1a Source:8539392 October 1916 - 31st July 1917
1917
service British Army First Lieutenant Machine Gun Corps 56th Machine Gun Company Source:8539392 1st June 1917 - 31st July 1917
education Independent boarding school education Wellington College Constitution Hill, Wellington, Shropshire United Kingdom Source:7617005
1917
death Killed in Action Belgium Source:7530681 31st July 1917
burial Ypres, (menin Gate) Memorial CWGC Cemetery/Memorial West-Vlaanderen Belgium Panel 43 and 45 Source:7530681

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Robert Nelson
Initials RN
Last Name Jones
Source 2171635
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeCertaintySource
Oak Villa, Stratford Road, Stroud, Gloucestershire United Kingdom away from home address known 1911-04-02
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army The Northamptonshire Regiment 3/4 Battalion Second Lieutenant
British Army Machine Gun Corps 56th Machine Gun Company Second Lieutenant
British Army Machine Gun Corps 56th Machine Gun Company First Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Elizabeth Ann Jones nee Alvey mother
Robert Jones father
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Hilda Rose Hoile wife 1915
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
DateHeightSource
1915-07-05 5'11"

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Imperial1
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jeremy24359
Soldiers died in the Great War 1914-1919 Transcription Jeremy24359
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Jeremy24359
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Jeremy24359
England & Wales marriages 1837-2008 Transcription Jeremy24359

External Evidence

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Bayley's Children Jeremy24359
Brunel University Archives - WW1 Profiles Jeremy24359
War Office: Officers' Services, First World War, Long Number Papers (numerical) Jeremy24359
The London Gazette Jeremy24359
Old Wrekinian Lives Lost 1914-18 Jeremy24359

Multimedia

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O.W. War Memorial 1914-1919, Wrekin College Chapel Jeremy24359
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