Ralph Frederick Jones

Name

Ralph Frederick Jones

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

09/08/1919

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Serjeant
15776
Bedfordshire Regiment
7th Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

WHITSTABLE (ALL SAINTS) CHURCHYARD
United Kingdom

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey
Wesleyan (Bushey & Oxhey Methodist) Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

Ralph Frederick Jones, born in Hendon in 1894, was the son of Charles Edward Jones and his wife, Amelia Frederica. They had five children, one of whom died during childhood.

Wartime Service

When war was declared, he volunteered immediately, enlisting as Private 15776 with the Bedfordshire Regiment He served abroad with the British Expeditionary Force. On 20 March 1917, he was discharged as ‘no longer fit for war service’. He died on 9 August 1919 and was buried at All Saints Church, Whitstable, Kent.

Additional Information

Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild