Owen Jones (Platelayer)

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Joined FR 12th September 1913 and probably living at 12 Glanypwll Road, Blaenau. Platelayer in top gang. Left FR 24th July 1914. Territorial No. 2597 in Royal Welsh Fusiliers from 1911. Renumbered 290462 and served in Egypt/Palestine. Returned to FR as porter/signalman at Duffws 13th June 1919 until between 1922 and 1924.[1]


  1. ^ Alexander, J(2017) Ffestiniog Railway Heritage Group Journal No. 131 Autumn 2017, Festiniog Railway - Military Matters, page 25.