We remember Thomas Colvill-Jones

We remember Thomas Colvill-Jones

Timeline

Timeline

1896
sibling Robert Colvill-Jones Source:9352380 1896
1897
birth Buenos Aires Argentina Source:8589042 Source:9352380 1st November 1897
1901
sibling Rodney Colvill-Jones Source:9352380 1901
1905
sibling Harry Colvill-Jones Source:9352380 1905
1907
sibling Evelyn Colvill-Jones Source:9352380 1907
1911
location Elysee, Trinity Road, St Helier Jersey parents address Source:9352380 1911
1911
dates Age 13 Source:9352380 1911
1917
enlistment London United Kingdom Source:9352508 30th March 1917
1917
service British Army Rifleman 765419 London Regiment 28th battalion london regiment (artist Battalion Source:9352508 30th March 1917
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant PI 15153 Royal Flying Corps General List Source:8589042 14th July 1917
1917
commission Temporary Source:9353152 14th July 1917
1917
service British Army Second Lieutenant PI 15153 Royal Flying Corps 20 Squadron (France) as Pilot Source:8589042 29th September 1917
1917
theatres Western Europe :1 Source:9352508 30th September 1917
1918
service British Army Flight Commander/(T) Captain PI 15153 Royal Flying Corps 48 Squadron (France) Source:9353174 17th March 1918
1918
missing Source:8589042 25th April 1918
1918
internment pow Frankfurt an der Oder, Brandenburg Germany Source:9352508 16th May 1918 - 24th May 1918
service British Army Captain Royal Air Force Source:2175615
1918
death Died of wounds Shrapnel wound in left thigh, 25/4/18. Died at Reserve Hospital 1, POW Camp, from wounds on 24/5/18. Frankfurt an der Oder, Brandenburg Germany Source:9352084 24th May 1918
burial Berlin South-Western Cemetery CWGC Cemetery/Memorial Stahnsdorf, Brandenburg Letter to Colvill-Jones by V Cotton Cornwall, Interpreter at the Frankfurt/Oder POW Camp, states that Capt. T Colvill-Jones "was interred on 27 May 1918 in the cemetery of the Prisoners Camp here." Germany VI. G. 4. Source:9346609 Source:9352508

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Thomas
Initials T
Last Name Colvill-Jones
Source 2175615
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Elysee, Trinity Road, St Helier Jersey parents address known 1911
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army Royal Air Force Captain
British Army 765419 London Regiment 28th battalion london regiment (artist Battalion Rifleman
British Army PI 15153 Royal Flying Corps General List Second Lieutenant
British Army PI 15153 Royal Flying Corps 20 Squadron (France) as Pilot Second Lieutenant
British Army PI 15153 Royal Flying Corps 48 Squadron (France) Flight Commander/(T) Captain
Awards
AwardTypeSource
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Abbie Jane mother
Robert Colvill-Jones father
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Robert Colvill-Jones brother 1896
Rodney Colvill-Jones brother 1901
Harry Colvill-Jones brother 1905
Evelyn Colvill-Jones sister 1907

Media

Media

No media items were found

Communities

Communities

Evidence

Evidence

IWM is not responsible for the content of external websites. Please note that some sources will require payment to view.

Official Records

TitleConnected byMore information
Medal Index Card
British Royal Air Force, Officers' Service Records 1912-1920 Transcription Yvonne27542
British Officers taken Prisoner of War 1914-1918 Transcription Yvonne27542
Commonwealth War Graves Commission (CWGC) Casualty Records Transcription Clare995

External Evidence

ReferenceConnected byMore information
ICRC Central Records Card PA 28117 for Capt. Colvill-Jones, died 24/5/18 Clare995
ICRC Index Card for Capt. T Colvill-Jones, Frankfurt/Oder POW Camp, May 1918 Clare995
Link to A/M 1st Class Fred Finney, observer on the plane piloted by Capt. T Colvill-Jones Clare995
Link on this website to brother, Capt. Robert Colvill-Jones, Rifle Bde & RAF Clare995
1911 Census Jersey, Channel Islands Clare995
Thomas Colvill-Jones, Royal Flying Corps, service record Clare995
Dulwich College Register, entry for Thomas Colvill-Jones Clare995
Airmen died in the Great War, entry for Thomas Colvill-Jones Clare995
Dulwich College website. Details for Capt. Thomas Colvill-Jones Clare995
Medal Index Card for Thomas Colvill-Jones Clare995
Letter from Sergt Fred Finney, 48 Sqn, RAF, to Colvill-Jones family, 1919 Clare995
Thomas Colvill-Jones to be temp 2nd Lieutenant, General List (RFC). Dated 14 July 1917. Clare995
Thomas Colvill-Jones confirmed as 2nd Lieutenant, RFC. Dated 8 Sept 1917. Clare995
Thomas Colvill-Jones to be Flt Commander/temp Capt, RFC. Dated 17 March 1918 Clare995
Entry for Thomas Colvill-Jones, including photo, on The Aerodrome website Clare995
Casualty Card for Capt. Thomas Colvill-Jones Clare995

No multimedia sources

Stories

We remember Thomas Colvill-Jones

Also remembered by 2 people