Jones, Uriah

(1926-2000) – AFLA national foil champion (1971). Member, U.S. Olympic team (1968). Operated a salle in New Haven, CT. First black fencer to attain the U.S. Olympic team.

Uriah Jones and Ed Ballinger at the 1976 Cherry Hill US Nationals. Ballinger was in a 4-way tie for first place.
photo by Andy Shaw