JONES, Arthur George
(Service number 39537)

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Date 31 December 1888 Place of Birth Timaru

Enlistment Information

Date Age
Address at Enlistment Lower Hutt
Occupation Dental surgeon
Previous Military Experience
Marital Status Married
Next of Kin Mrs A. G. JONES (wife), Huia Street, Lower Hutt, Wellington
Religion Methodist
Medical Information

Military Service

Served with NZ Armed Forces Served in Army
Military District

Embarkation Information

Body on Embarkation New Zealand Expeditionary Force
Unit, Squadron, or Ship New Zealand Dental Corps
Date 26 July 1917
Transport Ulimaroa
Embarked From Destination Plymouth, Devon, England
Other Units Served With
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Date 4 November 1980 Age 91 years
Place of Death Cape Town, South Africa
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Memorial Reference
New Zealand Memorials

Biographical Notes

Arthur George Jones was the sixth son of Thomas Raymond Jones, of Newport, Wales, and his second wife, Margaret née Waugh, of Falkirk, Scotland. arthur married Sophia Georgina McLennan in 1916. His brother Frederick Wallace enlisted for service and his cousin, Percy Raymond Jones, was killed in action in 1917.


Auckland War Memorial Museum Cenotaph Database [26 September 2017]; NZ BDM Indexes (Department of Internal Affairs) [26 September 2017]

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