Personal Muster Roll History
Company C, 1st Battalion, 23rd Marine Regiment
Muster Roll Personal History
Roy E. Jones
July 1942 Pvt. Original member of C-1-23 from 9th Marines. 22-31, General duty. (North Carolina)
Aug 1942 1-31 Mess duty.
Sept 1942 21-27, furlough
Oct 1942 General duty
Nov 1942 12th, promoted to PFC from Pvt., to rank from 24-Oct-42
Dec 1942 1-15 Co. barber 16-21, furlough; 22-31 Company barber
Jan 1943 Company barber
Feb 1943 Company barber
March 1943 Company barber
Apr 1943 Company barber
May 1943 Acting Squad leader & company barber
June 1943 Acting Squad leader & company barber
July 1943 Acting Squad leader, 5-11 Troop movement to Camp Pendelton, Oceanside 18-22, Temp duty at Individual Combat school, Courthouse Bay, Post
Aug 1943 1-6 Acting squad leader; 7-17 furlough 18-31 Acting squad leader
Sept 1943 1 - Acting squad leader; 2-21 Acting Assistant Squad leader 22nd Promoted to Corporal 22-30 Assistant Squad leader.
Oct 1943 Assistant Squad Leader, General Duty.
Nov 1943 Note G
Dec 1943 (In hospital) transferred to base.
(Later Roy was transferred trans to 21st Marines, 3rd Marine Division. See narrative in Chapter 7 of History)
Feb 1945 KIA Iwo Jima