Oxfordshire & Buckinghamshire Light Infantry (The 2/4th Battalion)

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Private William John Jones

Name: JONES, WILLIAM JOHN
Initials: W J
Nationality: United Kingdom
Rank: Private
Regiment/Service: Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
Unit Text: 2nd/4th Bn.
Age: 28
Date of Death: 19/07/1916
Service No: 6736
Additional information: Son of William and Annie Jones, of 6, Inkerman St., St. Thomas, Swansea; husband of Florence Jones, of Pontshill, Weston-under-Penyard, Ross, Herefordshire.
Casualty Type: Commonwealth War Dead
Grave/Memorial Reference: III. B. 16.
Cemetery: RUE-DU-BOIS MILITARY CEMETERY, FLEURBAIX

Name: William John Jones
Birth Place: Swansea
Residence: Swansea
Death Date: 19 Jul 1916
Enlistment Location: Weston-Under-Penyard, Hereford
Rank: Private
Regiment: Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry
Battalion: 2/4th Battalion.
Number: 6736
Type of Casualty: Killed in action
Theater of War: Aldershot
Comments: Formerly 1347, Welch Regt.

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