Tom Jones, Lt. Col., retired
Founder of the 14th Infantry Regiment Association, and past
president of the 25th Infantry Division Association, passed away
on Thursday, December 21, 2017 following his battle with cancer.
Tom Jones served with the
2/14th at Schofield Barracks, and then deployed with the 1/14th
to Vietnam, rising to the rank of Captain. In the years
following his service he worked tirelessly on behalf of the 14th
Infantry Regiment, becoming the driving force behind the
creation of the 14th Infantry Regiment Association. He was
a very active supporter of the 25th Infantry Division
Association, becoming its president in 2012. In 2015 he
received the 25th Association's highest honor, the Frederick C.
Read the complete story as reported in the
Fall 2015 issue of Tropic Lightning Flashes...
As journalist Karen Zacharias said, "Tom Jones was all about
serving others." You can read her tribute to Tom in "A
Hero's Journey". You can
on the Donovan Funeral Home web site. We will miss Tom, he
was a leader, and a friend to all...