1914-15 Star, (PO. 10098. Pte. R.M.L.I.). P.O. 10059 Private D. H. Jones, Royal Marine Light Infantry Choice EF
David Henry Jones was born in Stratford 15.4.1881, enlisted 5.12. 1898 underage by 131 days. He served in various ships and bases including H.M.S. Katoomba a 2nd class cruiser 1900-1904, Phoebe on the Australian Station and Diadem, Firequeen 1904-05 (Yacht) Royal Yacht Victoria and Albert 1905-1907, and 1907-1908-9. Hindustan 1909-11, enrolled R.N.R. April 1911. Good Hope 13.7.1914 to 24.7.1914, Drake 25.7.1914 to 6.4.1915. Discharged from the R.N.R. 12.5.1921. Note the 1914-15 star is numbered 10098 by mistake. There is no other D.H. Jones serving in the Royal Marines with this number.