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Robert Thomas Jones

Robert Thomas Jones (14 October 1874-15 Dec 1940)[1] was a Welsh quarryman, trade unionist and Labour Party politician.

He was elected at the 1922 general election as the Member of Parliament (MP) for Caernarvonshire,[1][2] having unsuccessfully contested the seat in 1918.[2] He was defeated at the 1923 general election by the Liberal Party candidate Goronwy Owen, and although he stood again for Caernarvonshire in 1924 and 1929, he was never returned to the House of Commons.[2]

Jones served on TUC General Council from 1921 to 1932.


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  • Hansard 1803–2005: contributions in Parliament by
Parliament of the United Kingdom
Preceded by
Charles Edward Breese
Member of Parliament for Caernarvonshire
Succeeded by
Goronwy Owen

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