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Pilot Officer (Pilot) Dale Frederick Jones
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Birth: Apr. 23, 1914
Saskatchewan, Canada
Death: May 28, 1940
West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium

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BELOVED GRANDSON of--
John S Jones (1844-1888)
and
Ann S (Lloyd) Jones (1846-1926)

Name: Dale Frederick "Fred" Jones
Dale was named in honor of his maternal grandfather Frederick James Woods.

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BELOVED GRANDSON of--
Frederick James Woods (1867-1950)
and
Rosetta Belle (Shull) Woods (1868-1957)

BELOVED SON of--
Luther Ellis Jones (1887-1973)
and
Hope Vera Juanita (Woods) Jones (1892-1980)

BELOVED BROTHER of--
Deane Luther Jones (1912-1975)
Kathern (Jones) Lloyd (1915-2000)(married to Robert Lloyd)
Lt Col Harlo Lloyd Jones (1923-2005)

BELOVED UNCLE of--
Dale Russell Jones Shoudy (1942- )
(Dale Russell was named in honor of his Uncle Dale Frederick Jones.)

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Military--
Served in the Royal Air Force and lost his life in the Battle of Dunkirk in WW II in 28 May 1940.
DIV: 242 Sqdn. Rank: Pilot Officer.

Hurricane I L1746 LE-? was shot down in combat with Bf109s over Nieuwpoort (Nieuport) and is believed to have crashed around 11.30 near Oostduinkerke during operation 'Dynamo' (the evacuation from the Dunkirk and neighbouring beaches). Canadian citizen from Saskatchewan serving with 242 Squadron, Fighter Command at the time of his death


SPECIAL NOTE:
(On 28 Nov 2014, Find A Grave contributor SJ Hearn has made a suggestion --see below-- regarding Find A Grave memorial for Dale Jones.)
"Pilot Officer Dale Fred Jones is commemorated on Page 603 of Canada's Second World War Book of Remembrance."


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Family links: 
 Parents:
  Luther Ellis Jones (1887 - 1973)
  Hope Vera Juanita Woods Jones (1892 - 1980)
 
 Siblings:
  Deane Luther Jones (1912 - 1975)*
  Dale Frederick Jones (1914 - 1940)
  Kathern Jones (1915 - 2008)*
  Harlo Lloyd Jones (1923 - 2005)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Inscription:
Royal Air Force

"BUT DEATH, GROWN GENTLE,
CAUGHT HIM AS HE FELL"
 
Note: 42131
 
Burial:
Oostduinkerke Communal Cemetery
Koksijde
Arrondissement Veurne
West Flanders (West-Vlaanderen), Belgium
Plot: Row B. Grave 50.
 
Maintained by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
Originally Created by: International Wargraves ...
Record added: Apr 13, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 13946998
Pilot Officer (Pilot) Dale Frederick Jones
Added by: Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 
Pilot Officer (Pilot) Dale Frederick Jones
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Pilot Officer (Pilot) Dale Frederick Jones
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For Pilot Officer Dale Frederick JONES, with gratitude.
- SJ Hearn
 Added: Nov. 28, 2014
Dear Uncle Dale Frederick Jones, In Remembrance, never forgotten and forever in our Hearts and Memories [Family connection through my spouse and daughter lineage]
- Dorothy Hazel Tarr
 Added: Jan. 2, 2013
 
 
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