JONES, Samuel Keane
(Service number 85692)
|First Rank||Private||Last Rank||Private|
|Date||Unknown||Place of Birth|
|Address at Enlistment||194 Talbot Street, Geraldine, New Zealand|
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|Next of Kin||Mrs L J Jones (Wife), 36 Maltby Avenue, Timaru, New Zealand|
|Served with||New Zealand Training Unit||Served in||Army|
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|Date||15 November 1918||Age||32|
|Place of Death||Featherston Military Camp, Featherston, New Zealand|
|Cause||Died of broncho pneumonia following influenza|
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|New Zealand Memorials||On Memorial wall, Timaru; Ashwick Flat War Memorial (as S K Jones); Geraldine War Memorial (as S Jones); Fairlie War Memorial|
Private Samuel Jones was the son of Charles Bright Jones and Mary Ann Jones; husband of Lilian Janette Jones, of 29, Maltby Avenue, Timaru. He was born at Fairlie. Prior to enlistment he was employed by Canterbury Farmers Coop in Geraldine as a machinery salesman.
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