Cpl. Eryl JONES – Royal Engineers

A joiner by trade Eryl Rhyddwyn Jones served for 7 years with the Royal Engineers. During the Korean War he was taken prisoner by the Chinese. Despite being wounded twice he survived to return home to Wrexham.

Cpl Eryl Jones seated on the right.
Cpl Eryl Jones
Eryl Jones on returning to Wrexham.

Eryl Rhyddwyn Jones died 2nd March 2005 and is buried at Wrexham Cemetery. His beloved wife Edna Gwyneth died 30th April 2016 and is buried with Eryl.

Wrexham Cemetery 03/07/2019

Grave ref: Wrexham Cemetery NL-01623

Source: His son Jeff.

Take a look at Eryl Jones’ photo album here.