WELLS WAR MEMORIAL
WAR 2 - SURNAMES 'J'
1 & 2 - Detailed information
Compiled and copyright © Edward
James Gilbert 2012
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was a Sergeant (#904430) with the Royal Air Force Volunteer Service,
149 Squadron who at the age of 29 died April 9, 1941. He is recorded
at the Runnymede Memorial (Panel 46). He was the son of John Frederick
and Florence Edith Jarrett of Tunbridge Wells. He had been a resident
of 7 Wilman Rd., Tunbridge Wells. His name is given on plaques at
Skinners School and St Lukeís Church, Tunbridge Wells.
was a Warrant Officer Class II (#1871032) with the Royal Engineers
who at the age of 24 died in Greece May 28 or possibly May 29, 1941.
He is recorded at the Athens Memorial (Face 4). He was the son of
George Henry Jenkins and of Florence Norah Jenkins of Rusthall,
Tunbridge Wells. He had been a resident of 2 Meadow rd., Tunbridge
had been a Lieutenant ($164390) with the Buffs (Royal East Kent
Regiment) attached to the Queens Royal Regiment. He had been a resident
of 40 Grosvenor Rd., Tunbridge Wells. His name appears on a plaque
at Skinners School. He died at age 28 August 25, 1942. He is recorded
at the Ramleh War Cemetery (V. 22). He was a solicitor and the son
of Samuel Payne Jenkins and Amy Ada Jenkins. Roy was one of several
children in the family and one of the youngest. The Jenkins family
come from a long line of well known photographers. Samuel Payne
Jenkins ran the Alpha Studio on Grosvenor Rd until his death in
September 1949 at which time Roy Jenkins older brother (Alan, born
1903) took over his fatherís photographic studio.
was a Sergeant (#13012918) with the Pioneer Corps. He had been a
resident of 121 St Johnís Rd, Tunbridge Wells. He is buried in the
Tunbridge Wells Cemetery (Row B, grave 8). He died at age 39 February
was a Gunner (#1592717) with the Royal Artillery, 205 Battery, 89
H. A. A. Regiment who at the age of 21 died in Greece April 26 or
possibly the 27th of 1941. He is recorded at the Athens Memorial
(Face 2). He was the son of Frank Percival and Ellen Johnson of
Tunbridge Wells. He had been a resident of 26 Woodbury Park Rd.,
had been a Private with the Royal Army Medical Corp. He had been
a resident of 26 Woodbury Park Rd., Tunbridge Wells he was the brother
of G. V. F. Johnson (see above). He is possibly Ronald Johnson Private
(#7347213) with the Royal Army Medical Corp who died at age 29 June
28, 1942 and is recorded at the Alamein Memorial (column 83). His
parents however are known to be Frank Percival and Ellen Johnson
of Tunbridge Wells.
had been a Craftsman (#10548629) with the Royal Engineers and Mechanical
Engineers. He had been a resident of 9 Poona Rd., Tunbridge Wells.
He died at age 24 June 13, 1944. He was buried at the Tunbridge
Wells Cemetery (Row C, grave 7). He was the son of Albert and Sarah
Jane Jones of Tunbridge Wells.
had been a Sergeant (#3032199) with the Royal Air Force Volunteer
Reserve, 460 Squadron who died at the age of 19 December 6, 1944.
He is recorded at the Hanover War Cemetery (5. E. s). He was the
son of Kenneth George and Lilian May Jury of Lower Green, Kent.
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2 September, 2012