Mainer killed combating for Ukraine ‘died supporting trigger he deeply believed in’

The daddy of a veteran combating in Ukraine says his son was killed by a mortar shell explosion final month.

Howard F. Jones Jr. posted on Fb that his son, Jeffrey Judd Jones, 48, was killed in Bakhmut on July 31. Jeffrey Judd Jones grew up in Bowdoinham, in response to WMTW, however most just lately lived in Georgia. He had been combating for the Ukrainian trigger on the day he was killed, Howard Jones stated. He acquired a message from his son earlier that day.

“We had been presupposed to have a pair days relaxation, however one other firm is [too] afraid to go so we’re heading again out tonight of their place,” Jeffrey Judd wrote. “Will likely be one other 3-5 days.”