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 [decorative delimiter] Class of June 1, 1943

Vol. IX

(Born Philippines)

Alan Walter Jones, Jr.

(Ap'd Wash.)


(Born PI 16 Nov 21)

Military History. — Cadet U. S. M. A., July 1, 1940 to June 1, 1943, appointed

Second Lieut., Inf.

Ft Benning Ga, Stu, Off Bsc Crse TIS, Aug‑Oct 43; Cp Gruber Okla, Plat Ldr and ExO H Co and E Co 232 Inf,

(1 Lt AUS 1 Dec 43)

‑Mar 44; Ft Benning Ga, Stu Adv Crse TIS, ‑May 44; Cp Gruber Okla, Asst S‑3 232 Inf, ‑Jul 44; Cp Atterbury Ind, ETO, England, France, Germany, S‑3 1 Bn 423 Inf,


‑19 Dec 44; Germany POW, 20 Dec 44‑

(Capt AUS 1 Jan 45)

2 May 45; Washington DC, Asst ExO Staff Comm Br OC/S WD, Jul 45‑

(1 Lt Inf 1 Jun 46)


Jun 46; Germany, Asst G‑5 Third Army, ‑Jan 47; Asst Secy GS Hq EUCOM, ‑May 48; ADC to Lt Gen Huebner, 1 Jun 48‑

(Capt Inf 2 Jan 49)

2 Apr 49; Carlisle Bks Pa, Stu AFIS, ‑Jun 49; Ft Benning Ga, Stu Adv Crse TIS, Aug 49–23 Jun 50;​a

Died Nov. 5, 2014, Fairfax, Va.: Aged 92.​b

To be buried at Arlington National Cemetery, Arlington, VA.​c

Thayer's Notes:

a Alan Jones continued in military service well after the publication of Vol. IX (1950), the most recent volume of the Supplements to Cullum's Register available to me, which may also be the most recent volume in the public domain. He retired with the rank of Colonel.

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b The date and place of Col. Jones' death are from a placeholder page at the West Point Association of Graduates.

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c The burial information is from the placeholder page at the West Point Association of Graduates.

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