Trevor Jones

Edited by : RhianJames Wales at War / Cymru yn y Rhyfel 14/11/2016

Date of Death: 13/5/1917

Location died: A hospital in Cairo

Gender: Male

Where buried: Cairo War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt

  • Date of birth - N/A

    Where? - N/A

  • Date Enlisted - 7/4/1915

    Where? - Cardiff

    Age - N/A

    As - Volunteer

  • Battles

  • Date of the battle - 25/4/1915

    Where? - Gallipoli

  • Date of the battle - 26/3/1917

    Where? - Gaza

  • Ranks

  • Rank Date - N/A

    Rank - As Private

    Service - British Army

    As - Royal Army Medical Corps

    Service number - 370072

  • Date of Death - 13/5/1917

    Where? - A hospital in Cairo


  • Father - Hugh Jones
  • Mother - Charlotte Jones

School(s) attended

  • Council School , Llanafan
  • County School, Aberystwyth


  • Broncoed, Crosswood, Aberystwyth


  • Methodism

Additional Information

Private Trevor Jones was the son of Mr H. Jones, Broncoed, Crosswood. He was educated at the Council School, Llanafan, and the County School, Aberystwyth, before becoming a chemist. He worked for many years with Mr B Taylor Lloyd, Aberystwyth, before joining the army in March 1915. He saw active service in Gallipoli, Egypt and the Gaza front. He was wounded by a bomb during the First Battle of Gaza and was evacuated to a hospital in Cairo. He died of his wounds on 13 May 1917. Press reports suggest he may have received a promotion before his death to Corporal.

Occupation prior to the war

  • Chemist