Canadian Virtual War Memorial

Harry Edward Jones

In memory of:

Second Lieutenant Harry Edward Jones

October 12, 1917

Military Service


Age:

20

Force:

Air Force

Unit:

Royal Flying Corps

Division:

22nd Sqdn.

Additional Information


Son of William A. and Lizzie Jones, of Picton, Ontario.

Commemorated on Page 578 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

BROOKWOOD MILITARY CEMETERY
Surrey, United Kingdom

Grave Reference:

VI. A. 1.

Location:

Brookwood is 30 miles from London (M3 to Bagshot and then A322). The main entrance to Brookwood Military Cemetery is on the A324 from the village of Pirbright. Brookwood Military Cemetery is owned by the Commonwealth War Graves Commission and is the largest Commonwealth war cemetery in the United Kingdom, covering approximately 37 acres. In 1917, an area of land in Brookwood Cemetery (originally The London Necropolis) was set aside for the burial of men and women of the forces of the Commonwealth and Americans, who had died, many of battle wounds, in the London district. This site was further extended to accommodate the Commonwealth casualties of the Second World War, and American, Belgian, Czech, Dutch, French and Polish plots containing the graves of Allied casualties. There are also German and Italian plots where prisoners of war lie buried.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

Digital Collection

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  • Memorial– Photo of Juno Beach Memorial Brick purchased in memory of Harry Edward Jones
  • Newspaper Clipping– Member of the Anglican Church of St. Mary Magdelene, Picton, Ontario.

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