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Gilbert Evans Wyndham JONES

Regimental number4530
Place of birthPont-yr-Onen, Abergavenny
SchoolKing Henry viii Grammar School, Abergavenny
Age on arrival in Australia17
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressGeraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr J G W Jones, Pont Yr Oneu, Abergavenny Monmouthshire, South Wales
Enlistment date20 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 12 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 22 July 1916
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death19.10
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot III, Row K, Grave No. 7), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
62
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: J. Graham and Alice Beatrice JONES, Pant-Yr-Onen, Abergavenny, Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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