Letter from Evan Jones to his brother
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|Author||Jones, Evan Richard|
|Subject||Jones, John Price|
|Title||Letter from Evan Jones to his brother|
|Notes||His last letter home. Although the letter is now kept in a green Active Service envelope, the envelope bears a postmark of 1918 and was printed in September 1917, so presumably was supplied later by John Evans, the addressee. |
Trooper 1526 Evan Richard Jones, Household Battalion, was killed in action 3rd May 1917 aged 29. The son of Thomas and Elizabeth Jones, of Gwyndy 1, Hawarden Rd., Colwyn Bay, he is commemorated on the Arras Memorial.
|Item Date||29th April 1917|
|Copyright||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford / Primary Contributor|
|Digital repository||The Great War Archive, University of Oxford|
|Contributor Name||Richard Marshall (Caernarfon Submission Day 8th May 2008)|
|Contributed on the behalf of||Lorraine Jones|