Henry Jones (?-1917)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

JONES, HENRY. Private. No 59615. Machine Gun Corps. Formerly No 37040 Durham Light Infantry. Born Llanelly Hill, Brecon, South Wales. Enlisted Halifax. Lived Paddock, Huddersfield. Drowned at sea when the Cunard Steamship 'Ivernia' was sunk by a U- boat.in the Mediterranean on 1.1.1917. Has no known grave. Commemorated MIKRA MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING, SALONICA.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission