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Sgt Donald D. Jones

Sgt Donald D. Jones

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Death 14 Oct 1944 (aged 22–23)
Italy
Burial Glendale, Lewis County, New York, USA
Memorial ID 55736631 · View Source
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The body of Staff Sgt. Donald D. Jones, son of Mrs. David Jones of the Fish Creek road in Greig and the late David Jones, arrived in Lyns Falls from Europe at 3:10 on Tuesday afternoon, July 5. The Veterans of Foreign Wars from the Turin post met the train and escorted the body to the Yerdon Funeral Home. Funeral services were held from the home Wednesday afternoon at 2 with the VFW in charge of the services and with Rev. Harmer Patton, pastor of First Presbyterian church, officiating. Sergeant Jones was with the 15th Air Force of the Army and went into service in February, 1943. He went overseas in August, 1944, from Hammer Field in California, and was killed in action in Italy, Oct. 14, 1944. He is survived by his mother, five sisters, Mrs. Louis (Bernice) Mihalyi, Glenfield; Mrs. Stephen (Phyllis) Youngs, Constablesville; Mrs. Willis (Jean) Markham, Turin; the Misses Beatrice and Yvonne Jones, Greig, and two brothers, Robert and David, both of the home. Burial was made in Old Glendale Cemetery. (The Journal and Republican, Lowville, NY, Thursday, July 14, 1949, p. 2, Col. 1, Lyons Falls Items)


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JONES
S/SGT. DONALD D.
THEIR SON
1921 - 1944


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  • Created by: mokennehan
  • Added: 1 Aug 2010
  • Find A Grave Memorial 55736631
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Sgt Donald D. Jones (1921–14 Oct 1944), Find A Grave Memorial no. 55736631, citing Old Glendale Cemetery, Glendale, Lewis County, New York, USA ; Maintained by mokennehan (contributor 47119719) .