Francis William Jones

(1927 - 1946)

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Francis William Jones
1927 - 1946
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c. 1927
Death
November 7, 1946
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Francis William Jones was born c. 1927. He died on November 7, 1946 at 19 years of age.
Updated: February 06, 2019
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Munster Heath War Cemetery 3. F. 9. in Germany
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Service number: 14067451
Rank: Driver
Regiment: Royal Engineers
Unit/ship/squadron: 243 Field Park Coy.
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Francis William Jones died on November 7, 1946 at 19 years old. He was buried in Munster Heath War Cemetery 3. F. 9., Germany. He was born c. 1927. We are unaware of information about Francis's family or relationships.

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In 1927, in the year that Francis William Jones was born, in September, the Columbia Broadcasting System (later called CBS) became the second national radio network in the U.S. The first broadcast was a presentation by the Howard Barlow Orchestra from radio station WOR in Newark, New Jersey.

In 1930, by the time he was only 3 years old, as head of the Motion Picture Producers and Distributors of America, William Hays established a code of decency that outlined what was acceptable in films. The public - and government - had felt that films in the '20's had become increasingly risque and that the behavior of its stars was becoming scandalous. Laws were being passed. In response, the heads of the movie studios adopted a voluntary "code", hoping to head off legislation. The first part of the code prohibited "lowering the moral standards of those who see it", called for depictions of the "correct standards of life", and forbade a picture from showing any sort of ridicule towards a law or "creating sympathy for its violation". The second part dealt with particular behavior in film such as homosexuality, the use of specific curse words, and miscegenation.

In 1934, when he was merely 7 years old, on November 11th 1933, an extremely strong dust storm hit South Dakota, stripping topsoil. Other strong dust storms had occurred during 1933. Severe droughts continued to hit the Great Plains and the dust storms devastated agricultural production as well as people's' lives for several years. The Roosevelt administration and scientists eventually determined that farming practices had caused the conditions that led to the dust storms and the changes they implemented in farming stopped the Dust Bowl.

In 1946, in the year of Francis William Jones's passing, on July 4th, the Philippines gained independence from the United States. In 1964, Independence Day in the Philippines was moved from July 4th to June 12th at the insistence of nationalists and historians.

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