Born in Llanfair-is-Gaer, Port Dinorwic, Caernarvonshire, Wales in 1897, the eldest son of Captain William and Mrs Margaret E Jones of 6 Velinheli Terrace, Port Dinorwic. Caernarvonshire, Wales.
Owen was working at Lloyds Bank in Whitchurch, living in Shrewsbury when he enlisted.
Regiment : 2nd/5th Battalion Gloucestershire Regiment (previously South Wales Borderers No 46094)
Rank : Private
Service Number : 38509
Killed in action; France 24 October 1918 Aged 21