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Thomas Henry EVANS

Regimental number3638
Place of birthLlamingarfour Farm, Solva, S.O. Pens., South Wales
SchoolSt Davids, Pens County School, South Wales
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressCobdogla, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs W B Evans, Llanimgar, Solva, Pembrokshire, South Wales
Enlistment date6 February 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 February 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
Other details from Roll of Honour Circular"He died in attempting to rescue single handed a comrade wounded and entangled in the wires. His second attempt." Details from Mother.
FateDied of wounds 16 June 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Age at death30
Place of burialEtretat Churchyard Extension (Plot II, Row E, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
150
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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