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Col Charles Edward "Chuck" Jones
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Birth: Nov. 4, 1952
Vermillion County
Indiana, USA
Death: Sep. 11, 2001
New York
New York County (Manhattan)
New York, USA

Colonel Charles Jones was a United States Air Force officer, a computer programmer, and an astronaut in the USAF Manned Spaceflight Engineer Program.Jones was born in Clinton, Indiana. He graduated from Wichita High School East in 1970 and earned a bachelor of science in astronautical engineering from the United States Air Force Academy in 1974. He entered the USAF Manned Spaceflight Engineer program in 1982, and was scheduled to fly on mission STS-71-B in December 1986, but the mission was cancelled after the Challenger Disaster in January 1986. He left the Manned Spaceflight Engineer program in 1987.

He was killed at the age of 48 in the attacks of September 11, 2001, aboard American Airlines Flight 11. He had been living as a retired US Air Force Colonel in Bedford, Massachusetts, at the time of his death.

At the National 9/11 Memorial, Jones is memorialized at the North Pool, on Panel N-74.

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Created by: Papawraith
Record added: Dec 14, 2011
Find A Grave Memorial# 81966787
Col Charles Edward Chuck Jones
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Col Charles Edward Chuck Jones
Added by: Mayflower
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- Kerstin
 Added: Nov. 4, 2015
~Heavenly Peace~
- Kerstin
 Added: Sep. 11, 2015

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