Jack Jones

Funny, I’d been thinking about Jack Jones since I went last week to see the new hang of “After Guernica” at the Whitechapel. Jack Jones fought in the International Brigades, and was wounded at the Battle of Ebro. There was a letter from Jack Jones’ son, Mick, sending in some photographs of Clement Atlee at the Whitechapel. Sad to hear of his death. Perhaps more later, but for now, nice obituaries from Red Maria and Modernity. And another by Mick Hall.

More obits coming in: Charlie McAndy Newman.

Published in: on April 23, 2009 at 9:11 am  Comments (1)  

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  1. […] waited in the Labour party general secretary’s office for the summons to Buckingham Palace, [Jack] Jones was by his side. But Jones limited his advice to the one matter that properly concerned the unions. […]

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