Regiment : 9th Battalion Worcestershire Regiment
Service number : 13644
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Died of wounds on 10th August 1915
Buried : 7th Field Ambulance Cemetery, Turkey, Special Memorial A. 86.
Birthplace : Ledbury, Herefordshire, resident Malvern, Worcestershire, enlisted Worcester
Memorial : Malvern WW1 War Memorial
Also appears on : West Malvern St James’s Church.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral.
Malvern News, 25th September 1915:
Cpl William Jones 9/Worcesters has been killed in action at Gallipoli on the 10th August 1915. He is the eldest son of Mr and Mrs James Jones of Bank Farm Cottages, West Malvern. The deceased has two brothers in the armed forces. He was aged 23. He was employed at Bank Farm, before joining up on the outbreak of war.