Born: United States of America
Primarily active in: United States of America
A native of Troy, Ohio, Warren C. Jones recieved his secondary education in Atlanta, Ga., and attended Georgia Tech. Jones, of North Richland Hills, Texas, had been active in the aviation industry since 1928, as a mechanic during the barnstorming era and later in manufacturing and engineering.
A former member of AHS, he joined Bell in April 1952, and shortly after was named manager of engineering, the position he held until retirement. Previously, Jones had been an engineer with the Glenn L. Martin Company for 15 years.
Warren C. Jones, 62, manager of engineering at Bell Helicopter Company, for more than 20 years until his retirement last Dec. 31, died on Feb. 23, 1974.
Obituary (pg-20) : VERTIFLITE March/APril 1974