Son of Larry E & Lillie M Jones. Enlisted in the US Army on 6 Mar 1944 at Fort George G Meade, S/N 33843352. Married at time of enlistment. Killed in action in WWII.
Four Shoremen in Europe Are Reported Dead.
Pvt. Lewis Elwood Jones, 36, husband of Mrs. Evaline Franklin Jones and father of six-year-old Maryleen Jones, Berlin, died in a battle in Holland on October 1 less than seven months after he was inducted into the Army. He had been in action since the first of September in France and Belgium. Pvt. Jones was the son of Mr. and Mrs. Larry M. Jones of Berlin and has a sister, Mrs. Lloyd Jester, also of Berlin. He attended public schools at Berlin and prior to his induction worked at the Davis, Rayne and Richardson garage at Berlin. He also operated carnival and county fair concessions on the Delmarva peninsula.
(The Salisbury Times, Salisbury, MD, Mon. Eve., Oct. 30, 1944, pg 1, col 1)
Evaleen B Ball Jones (1921 - 2003)
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