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Arthur Leslie EVANS

Regimental number1970
Place of birthWarrnambool, Victoria
SchoolState School
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressJohn Rolb (friend), Panmure, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Agnes Richardson, French Street, Hamilton, Victoria
Enlistment date29 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 27 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 27 April 1918
Place of death or woundingAlbert, France
Age at death24
Place of burialFrenchencourt Communal Cemetery (Row D, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of the late Mr George EVANS and Mrs Agnes Jane RICHARDSON. Native of Warrnambool, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3463 Pte Robert William EVANS MM, 5th Bn, returned to Australia, 28 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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