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Donald Ralph Jones

In memory of:

Private Donald Ralph Jones

November 19, 1952

South Korea

Military Service


Service Number:

SB10974

Age:

24

Force:

Army

Unit:

Princess Patricia's Canadian Light Infantry, R.C.I.C.

Division:

PPCLI

Citation(s):

Korea Medal and United Nations Service Medal Korea .

Additional Information


Born:

October 1, 1928
St. Catharines, Ontario

Enlistment:

November 28, 1951
Toronto, Ontario

Son of Ralph and Louisa Jones of Brampton, Ontario. Husband of Eleanor Grace Jones of Galt, Ontario. Father of Donald Norman and Allan Roy. Brother of Madge Elizabeth.

Commemorated on the Wall of Remembrance.

Commemorated on Page 34 of the Korean War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UNITED NATIONS CEMETERY (BUSAN)
South Korea

Grave Reference:

N/A

Location:

The United Nations Cemetery is located in Tanggok, a suburb of Busan. The land for the cemetery was granted to the United Nations by the Republic of Korea as a tribute to all those who had laid down their lives in combatting aggression and in upholding peace and freedom. There are 2,267 servicemen buried in the United Nations Memorial Cemetery. Of these 1,538 were Commonwealth soldiers, including 376 Canadians.

Digital Collection

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  • Photo of Donald Ralph Jones
  • Memorial Plaque– Memorial plaques for Private Donald Ralph Jones, Signalman Edward John Jones, Private James Arthur Jordan and Lieutenant Edward Gordon Kain on the Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance in Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton, Ontario.
  • Memorial– A section of the Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance in Meadowvale Cemetery, Brampton, Ontario. The memorial consists of a central section and 13 other sections containing memorial plaques for each of the 516 Canadian service men who died while serving with the Canadian Forces in the United Nations operations in Korea. It was erected by the Korea Veterans Association of Canada and was dedicated on July 27, 1997.
  • Memorial– Central Section of Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance: Left
  • Inscription– Central Section of Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance: Centre
  • Memorial– Central Section of Korea Veterans National Wall of Remembrance: Right

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