The War Graves of Ystradgynlais

William John Jones

William John Jones of the Welch Regiment was killed in the fighting in North Africa in February 1942 and is buried in the war cemetery at Benghazi, Libya.

The information on William John Jones has been compiled from a number of sources, including the Commonwealth War Graves Commission, from the South Wales Voice newspaper, and the Parish Burial Register (courtesy of the Swansea Archives).

NameWilliam John Jones
Date of Death2nd February 1942
Place of DeathLibya
Age at Death34
Unit and RegimentWelch Regiment, 1st Bn.
Service Number4074321
Local Memorials Ystradgynlais War Memorial
Grave ⁄ MemorialBenghazi War Cemetery, Libya (3. B. 2.)
NotesSon of Daniel William and Elizabeth Jane Jones. Husband of Lily Louisa Jones of Godrergraig, Glamorgan.


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