Roy Jones '16
Date of birth: August 18, 1893
Date of death: December 17, 1927
From the 1916 Lucky Bag:
Roy was lost on December 17, 1927 when USS S-4 (SS 109) sank immediately following a collision with USCG Paulding (CG 17) near Cape Code, Massachusetts. He was the boat's commanding officer.
He was survived by his wife; they are buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
William Callaway '11, Joseph McGinley '21, Graham Fitch '23, and Donald Weller '23 were also lost when S-4 sank.
Class of 1916
Roy is one of 16 members of the Class of 1916 on Virtual Memorial Hall.