3rd Brigade, Australian Field Artillery, A.I.F.

Driver, Regimental No. 2124.

Died of Illness , 16 September 1915, Egypt.







Biographical Details

Born: abt. 1891 at Esholt, North Leeds, Yorkshire, England.

Father: Stephen EVANS

Mother: Ellen ?

Marital Status: Single.

Education: Long Preston School, England.

Occupation: Telegraphist.


Service and Enlistment Details

Enlisted on 14 September 1914 at Brisbane, QLD.

Address at Enlistment: Queensland Hotel, Mackay, QLD.

Embarkation Details: Embarked Overseas on

25 November 1914 with 3rd  Brigade, Australian Field Artillery at Brisbane, QLD on

Ship H.M.A.T. A22 "Rangatira".

Cause of Death: Died of Illness (Enteric Fever) on 16 September 1915 while serving with 3rd  Brigade, Australian Field Artillery in Egypt at the age

of 24 years.

Burial place: Chatby War Memorial Cemetery, Egypt, Row D, Grave No. 211.

Next of Kin:  Mrs. S.E. Evans, Long Preston, Yorkshire, England.

Religion: Church of England.


Commemorative Details

Panel 12, Australian War Memorial;

Mackay Old Town Hall Honour Board;


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