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Stuart Harold JONES

Regimental number1878
Place of birthNew Southgate, London, England
Place of birthBarnet, Herts, England
SchoolBarnet Grammar School
Other trainingJeweller
Age on arrival in Australia25
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBurringbar, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Ambrose Jones, Mooball, Burringbar, New South Wales
Previous military serviceHerts Yeomanry
Enlistment date9 September 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 22 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 14 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialBirmingham (Lodge Hill) Cemetery (B10, 290), Warwickshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
17
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Ambrose and Louisa JONES
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 4184 Pte Clifford George Ambrose JONES, 47th Bn, killed in action, 5 April 1918; 1133 Gunner Leslie Trevor JONES, 6th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 22 July 1919.

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