Series 1: Photographs (1939-1945)
Studio portrait of Warrant Officer Lloyd George Jones, RAAF
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Series 2: Log books (1942-1945)
Royal Australian Air Force observer’s air gunner’s and W/T operator’s flying logbook, in the name of Lloyd George Jones.
This log book contains detailed records of all flights undertaken, proficiency assessments, units at which served and aircraft in which flown - by Lloyd George Jones, between December 1942 and November 1945.
No.3 Wireless Air Gunners' School (3 WAGS) Maryborough
No.1 Bombing and Gunnery School (1 BAGS) Evans Head
No.31 Operational Training Unit RAF (31 OTU) Canada
No.11 Squadron (RAAF) England
No.200 Squadron Hudson Flight (RAF) Waterloo West Africa
No.1 Operational Training Unit (1 OTU) Sale
No.4 Communication Unit RAAF (4CU) Archerfield
Series 3: Service medals (1939-1945)
The service medals which were awarded to Warrant Officer Lloyd George Jones, include:
- 1939-1945 Star (Battle of Britain)
- Atlantic Star (Air Crew Europe)
- Pacific Star (Burma)
- Defence Medal
- War Medal 1939-1945
- Australia Service Medal
Also included is a leaflet entitled "Notes for guidance in the wearing of campaign stars, defence medals and war medals on civilian clothes".
Series 4: Official correspondence (1941-1996)
Copies of defence documents, official correspondence relating to Lloyd George Jones’ death in the Philippines, his burial, his war service estate and the transfer of his personal effects.
- Telegram, notification of death of Lloyd George Jones, 16 November 1945
- Telegram, notification of place of burial, of Lloyd George Jones, 12 December 1945
- Letter regarding request by parents for return of the remains of their son, 22 November 1945
- Letter of condolence, to Arnold and Edith Jones, for the death of their son, 23 November 1945
- Letter regarding the distribution of Lloyd George Jones estate, 8 January 1946
- Letter in reply to request made by Aubrey Jones for service documents relating to his brother Lloyd Georg Jones: Application for air crew, August 1941; Enrolment in RAAF Reserve, October 1941; Attestation for Citizen Air Forces, April 1942; Record sheet (RAF) 1944; Postings and attachments (RAF) 1944; Record sheet (RAAF) 1945; Certificate of service (RAAF) 1945; Record of leave, 1942-1944; Conduct sheet (RAAF) 1942-1945; Confidential report (RAAF) 1945; Casualty notification, November 1945.
Series 5: Personal correspondence (1943-1947)
The papers in this series include:
- Humorous Christmas greeting card from Arnold Jones QX4218 who was serving with the 5th Australian Field Survey Company, to his brother George Jones (RAAF) in 1943.
- Letter from George Jones to his sister-in-law and niece Maureen & Edith Jones in Scotland. His brother John 'Jack' William Jones, also served in the RAAF in the UK. This letter was written on 5 November 1945 just days before George was killed as a result of an aircrash during bad weather at Tacloban, on the island of Leyte, in the Philippines.
- Letter from the sole survivor of the air crash, American ‘safe hand’ Harold J. McCabe of the 1st Light Infantry (US Army), to Arnold W. Jones. McCabe who was rescued from the water 5 hours after the crash, offered to answer any questions they might have about the event.
- Letter from Ernest Henry Rawson of Perth, who lost his own son Warrant Officer Haydn Selby Rawson in the same air crash, written in reply to Arnold W. Jones (Lloyd George’s father).
Series 6: Clippings (1945-1946)
Newspaper clippings relating to the air crash, the request for an enquiry and in memoriam messages.
Series 7: Ephmera (1940-1945)
Miniature travel chess set which belonged to Warrant Officer Lloyd George Jones. Manufactured in New York in the 1940s by Metro Bookgames, the set includes a draw containing wooden peg chess pieces; it includes a pamphlet of instruction.