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Roy Howard Jones

In memory of:

Warrant Officer Class II Roy Howard Jones

July 13, 1945

Military Service


Service Number:

R/67733

Age:

23

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Canadian Air Force

Division:

62 (R.A.F.) Sqdn

Additional Information


Son of Edward W. Jones and Jennie A. Jones, of Hamilton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 529 of the Second World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY
Myanmar

Grave Reference:

5. K. 15.

Location:

TAUKKYAN WAR CEMETERY is outside Yangon (formerly Rangoon, Burma), near the airport and immediately adjoining the village of Taukkyan. It is on PY1 road (formerly Prome Road), about 35 kilometres north of the city from which it is easily accessible.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Id Card– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Photo of ROY HOWARD JONES– Submitted for the project, Operation Picture Me
  • Newspaper Clipping– Source: Hamilton Spectator July 20, 1945
  • Cemetery
  • Grave Marker
  • Aircraft– A photo of two actuall aircraft from his squadron (C-47/Dakota).
  • Newspaper clipping– From the Windsor Daily Star. Submitted for the project, Operation: Picture Me

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