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Stanley Thomas JONES

Regimental number1229
Place of birthRobertson, New South Wales
SchoolComboyne Public School
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressComboyne PO, Comboyne, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, R Jones, Comboyne, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameLight Trench Mortar Battery, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/130/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1229A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 31 July 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death21
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row B, Grave No. 26), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
83
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Margaret JONES, Halton, Comboyne, New South Wales. Native of Robertson, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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