Regiment : Queen's Own Worcestershire Hussars (Worcester Yeomanry)
Service number : 1689
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : 3rd September 1915 aged 30
Buried : Pieta Military Cemetery, Malta, Grave B. VII. 6.
Relatives : Son of Henry Jones, of Clifton-on-Teme, Worcester; husband of Elizabeth Jones
Memorial : Leigh and Bransford Memorial Hall WW1 Roll of Honour
Also appears on : Clifton on Teme Council School now in St Kenelm's Church. Clifton on Teme St Kenelm's Church WW1 Memorial. Worcester Cathedral Worcestershire Hussars with the information: Lance Corporal. Leigh St Edburga's Church with the information: Dardanelles 1915.
Private E.J. Jones, 1689, 1st/1st Worcester Yeomanry, embarked at Avonmouth 9th April 1915 for service with the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force, disembarked at Alexandria, Egypt on 24th April 1915. Died 1st September 1915.
Source for additional information: The Yeomanry Cavalry of Worcestershire 1914 – 1922.
A photograph of Private E.J. Jones, Yeomanry can be found in Berrow’s Worcester Journal Supplement, Saturday 25th September 1915, available at Worcestershire Archives.