Inigo Jones (British Army officer)
|Birth name||Inigo Richmund Jones|
|Born||23 September 1848
Worton Hall, Isleworth
|Died||20 July 1914
|Years of service||1866–1907|
|Commands held||Troops in the Straits Settlements|
Second Boer War
|Awards||Companion of the Order of the Bath
Commander of the Royal Victorian Order
Jones was commissioned into the Scots Guards in 1866. He served in the Suakin Expedition in 1885 and the Second Boer War during which he commanded the Guards Brigade. He was mentioned in despatches by Lord Kitchener dated 23 June 1902.
He subsequently became Commanding Officer of the Scots Guards and went on to become General Officer Commanding the Troops in the Straits Settlements in 1905 before retiring in 1907. He lived at Kelston Park, Somerset.
In 1878 he married Alice Charlotte Matilda Dawson; they had three daughters. She died in 1885. In 1888 he married Elinor Margaret Charteris, granddaughter of the 7th Earl of Wemyss & March; they had one daughter and one son.
- "No. 23199". The London Gazette. 18 December 1866. p. 6991.
- Obituary: General Inigo Jones The Advertiser, 22 July 1914
- "No. 27459". The London Gazette. 29 July 1902. pp. 4835–4837.
- Army Commands Archived 2015-07-05 at the Wayback Machine.
- Howard, Joseph Jackson (1903). Frederick Arthur Crisp, ed. Visitation of England and Wales. II. Priv. print. pp. 81–83. Retrieved 23 September 2011.
|GOC Troops in the Straits Settlements