|Birth: ||Sep. 8, 1910|
North Carolina, USA
|Death: ||Jul. 4, 1942, At Sea|
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Jones called Johnson City, Washington County, Tennessee home. He served with the United States Merchant Marine.
Jones lost his life while on-board the SS William Hooper. It was one of the ships in Convoy PQ-17 on the Murmansk run to help supply the Russian Forces. It was first hit by a torpedo dropped by a German Air Force HE-111 Bomber and then later that day torpedoed and sunk by German Navy Submarine U-334 in the Artic Ocean. Jones went down with the ship and his remains were never recovered.
Jones was 31 years old and the son of Thomas Hampton and Mary Hine.
Thomas Hampton Hine (1881 - 1963)
Body lost at sea
Specifically: Arctic Ocean
Created by: Allen D. Jackson, USAF (...
Record added: Jul 19, 2012
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