Raymond Eric JONES [1905-1957] | Gwulo: Old Hong Kong

Raymond Eric JONES [1905-1957]

Names
Given: 
Raymond Eric
Family: 
Jones
Sex: 
Male
Status: 
Deceased
Birth
Date: 
1905-12-08
Death
Date: 
c.1957-01-01 (Month, Day are approximate)

"R. E. Jones" appears on the List of Prison Officers for 1940, which shows he started work there on 2nd March, 1935.

He fought as a Private in the Stanley Platoon of the HKVDC.

He wrote a diary recording Hong Kong life in 1941-45, covering the fighting and his internment in Stanley Camp.

Timeline:

  • 1905: Born
  • 1921: Joined Royal Navy, serving on submarines. (See http://gwulo.com/node/23544)
  • 1935: Started work as a Prison officer in Hong Kong.
  • 1957: Died
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