William Preston Jones

Born July 28th 1886 in Norfolk County, Virginia

Family

Owen Jones
(Father)

Margaret Portlock
(Mother)

Bridget Moore
(Spouse)

Cora Jones
(Children)

Public Life
Citizen?

Yes

Voter?

No

Religious Denomination

Methodist

Fraternal Orders

Odd Fellows

Education

5th Grade

Military Service
Section

Infantry

Branch

National Army

Stationed before Deployment

Camp Lee, Virginia

Engagements

Soissons, in action from September 17 to October 5, 1918

Casualty

Gassed slightly; influenza, Soissons, October 5, 1918.

Civilian Life
Prewar Occupation

Laborer

Employer

O.F. Smith

Prewar Residence

Berkley, Norfolk County, Virginia

Postwar Residence

Berkley, Norfolk County, Virginia

Postwar Occupation

Laborer

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