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William John EVANS

Regimental number563
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressSt Vincent Street, Port Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Alas Maude Evans, St Vincent Street, Port Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date7 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Hobart, Tasmania, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Sergeant Major
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 21 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 8 October 1918

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