Ronald Frederick Charles Jones
Son of Alfred Frederick and Elsie Florence Jones, of Castlecliff.
"While engaged in solo flying practice, Leading Aircraftman Ronald Frederick Charles Jones, R.N.Z.A.F., an airman pilot under training, crashed near Ohura on Saturday and was killed. His next-of-kin is his mother, Mrs. E. F. Jones, 68 Lombard Street. Palmerston North. A court of inquiry will be held. "
EVENING POST, VOLUME CXXVIII, ISSUE 57, 9 MARCH 1942, PAGE 6
After being lost on a solo flight, Ronald attempted to land on a football field, crashing the plane, a Tiger Moth ii, during a difficult, obstructed, approach. source: For Your Tomorrow, Errol Martyn, Vol 1, p187.
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