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PFC Francis E Jones
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Birth: Jul. 5, 1924
New York, USA
Death: Aug. 6, 1944

Francis served as a Private First Class, 115th Infantry, U.S. Army during World War II.

He resided in Suffolk County, New York prior to the war.

He enlisted in the Army on May 10, 1943 in New York City, New York. He was noted as being Single, without dependents.

He was "Killed In Action" during the war and was awarded a Purple Heart.

Service # 32905254

For some reason he was listed as being from Anne Arundel County, Maryland on the NARA listings. He may have had family ties to that area.

His record is unusual ... Born in New York, enlisted in New York, marker shows Maryland ... and buried in Delaware.

Blades Cemetery
Sussex County
Delaware, USA
Created by: Russ Pickett
Record added: May 04, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 69315843
PFC Francis E Jones
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PFC Francis E Jones
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Thank you for your service.Article in the Capital Newspaper, Annapolis, Md 11/14/1944 Private Francis E Jones, son of Mrs. Bernie Jones, 515 Third Street was listed as one of the 24 Marylanders reported killed by the war department. (European Theater)
- Denise Robinson
 Added: Jun. 2, 2016
Thank you for your service and giving your life so we may live with freedom, You were such a young man and left this world too soon, rest in pease, others do remember what you did for us and we thank you
- Joyce Blatchley
 Added: Jan. 19, 2013

- Russ Pickett
 Added: May. 4, 2011

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