1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Robert Edward Jones

Contributed by: Marilyn Mashford, on 2008-11-11

Robert Edward Jones
Rank
First Name Robert Edward
Surname Jones
Year of Birth 1891
Year of Death 1949
Regiment Worcestershire Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence Oxford, Oxfordshire

Robert Edward's Story

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Anonymous 2008-11-21

My grandfather it is said was wounded three times and returned to the front three times. He was posted to Ranikhet, India, in 1920, when my mother was aged 6 months, together with his wife Eden. His second daughter Winifred was born at Ranikhet in 1922. His only brother Harry died of his wounds in France and Robert was informed of Harrys death when marching through Ypres. Harry I believe had a wife and family. Robert came from Iffley, Oxford. We do not have contact with Harrys family as it was so long ago.

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