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Bertie Alfred EVANS

Regimental number283
Date of birth26 November 1890
Place of birthParkside, South Australila
SchoolMitcham Public School, Mitcham, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTram conductor
Address115 Wattle Street, Fullarton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Pengelly, same address
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied on Boxing Day
FateDied of wounds 27 December 1917
Place of death or woundingBois Grenier, near Armentieres, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialTrois-Arbres emetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 24), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
136
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Sarah A. PENGILLY (formerly EVANS), 115 Wattle Street, Cullarton, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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