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army officer

Edwin Whiting Jones, American army officer. Awarded Alabama National Guard Faithful Service medal, Legion of Merit, 1944. Served as Second lieutenant C.E., Officers Reserve Corps, 1918-1922; Member Society American Military Engineers; Mason (K.T.).; Club: Rotary (Huntsville, Alabama).

Background

Jones, Edwin Whiting was born on December 7, 1896 in Huntsville, Alabama, United States. Son of George Walter and Elva Lena (Moore) Jones.

Education

Bachelor of Science, University Alabama, 1918.

Career

Partner firm G. W. Jones & Sons, civil engrs., 1919.

Membership

Served as Second lieutenant C.E., Officers Reserve Corps, 1918-1922. Member Society American Military Engineers. Mason (K.T.).; Club: Rotary (Huntsville, Alabama).

Connections

Married Katherine Hickman Simmerman, June 2, 1928. Children: Nancy Woodson, Barbara Tannahill.

father:
George Walter Jones

mother:
Elva Lena (Moore) Jones

spouse:
Katherine Hickman Simmerman

children:
Nancy Woodson Jones

Barbara Tannahill Jones