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Francis Johnston EVANS

Regimental number3635
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
SchoolParkside Public School, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationConductor Mtt
AddressNorth Unley, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eileen Mary Evans, 77 Salisbury Street, North Unley, South Australia
Enlistment date14 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 5 April 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialRibemont Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. 6), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
150
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis Edward and Martha Ann EVANS; husband of Eileen M. EVANS, 79 Salisbury Street, Unley, South Australia. Native of Adelaide, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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