Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Albert Richard Evans
Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: Rhuddlan
Name / Enw: Jones, John Owen
Regiment/Catrawd: 2/7th Battalion Lancashire Fusiliers.
Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Private 38786
Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Tyne Cot Memorial. West-Vlaanderen
Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Panel 54 - 60 and 163A
Country of Cemetery or Memorial / Gwlad y fynwent neu gofeb: Belgium
Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: British War Medal. Victory Medal
Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:
John Owen Jones was killed in action on the 10th October 1917, during the battle of Passchendaele. He was 27 years old.
John Owen Jones is commemorated on the Rhuddlan War Memorial, St Mary’s Church Roll of Honour & Window, the Royal British Legion Roll of Honour [in the Community Centre], the Memorial Chair in Ebenezer Chapel in Rhuddlan and the North Wales Memorial Arch at Bangor. He is also remembered on the Rhyl War Memorial.