Richard Cyril Jones (1897-1916)
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, RICHARD CYRIL. Private. No 8032. 7th Battalion The Yorkshire Regiment. Born Newtown, Montgomery, North Wales, 27.10.1897. Son of Mr and Mrs William Henry Jones, 19 Ivy Street, Crosland Moor, Huddersfield. Educated at Penygllodfa Council School, Newtown. Employed as a woollen piecer. Enlisted 11.8.1914. Killed in action during the Battle of the Somme, 7.10.1916. Has no known grave. Commemorated THIEPVAL MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
- ROH:- St. Barnabas Church, Crosland Moor.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private CYRIL JONES
- regiment: West Yorkshire Regiment
- died: Saturday, October 7, 1916
- record ID: 796591