CEF Soldier Detail

Private James Robert Jones
Died: August 16, 1917

Regimental Number:
925805
Survived War:
No
Force:
Army
Regiment:
Canadian Infantry
Battalion:
5th Battalion
Company:
Place of Birth:
Tyrone
Country:
Ireland
Next of Kin:
Mrs. Annie M. Jones (mother), Moy, Tyrone, Ireland
Address at Enlistment:
Vibank, Saskatchewan
Date of Birth:
February 5, 1896
Trade or Calling:
Clerk
Marital Status:
Single
Prior Military Experience:
No
Place of Enlistment:
Regina, Saskatchewan
Date of Enlistment:
May 13, 1916
Age at enlistment:
20
Height:
5 Feet 10 Inches
Chest:
38 1/2 Inches
Expansion:
3 Inches
Religion:
Church of England
Enlisted or Conscripted:
Enlisted
Saw service in:
Europe    
Cause of Death:
Killed in Action
Battle Died/Wounded:
Date of Death:
August 16, 1917
Age at Death:
21
Buried at:
Vimy Memorial, Pas de Calais, France
Plot:
N/A
Commemorated:
 
Prisoner of war:
No
Interned:
Gender:
Male
Ethnic Origin:
Caucasian
LAC Reference: RG 150, Accession 1992-93/166, Box 1Box 4943-57
Canadian Virtual War Memorial
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
Research Notes

Saskatchewan Virtual War Memorial

Rank Regiment Unit Company
Private Canadian Infantry 5th Battalion

Previously served for 1.5 years in the Ulster Volunteers.

Son of William and Annie M. Jones of The Square, Moy, Tyrone, Ireland.