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Regimental number6499
Place of birthGlamorgan Wales
Address239 Harcourt Parade, Roseberry, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, Mrs J Evans, Penrhiw Farm, Ponty Pridd, Glamorganshire, Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Australian Naval & Military Expeditionary Force, 9 December 1914-15 February 1916.
Enlistment date5 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ypiringa', 15 November 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 2 March 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 496 David EVANS for first period of service.
Date of death13 October 1972
SourcesNAA: B2455, EVANS David

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