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Evan JONES

Regimental number2075
Place of birthLlandderfel, Wales
SchoolCouncil School
Other trainingFarming
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTram conductor
AddressLlewellyn Street, Merewether, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Evan Jones, Blalnaward, Cyhywd, Wales, England
Enlistment date26 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 16 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded in France, died at Forvant Military Hospital, England
FateDied of disease 8 December 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialCompton Chamberlayne Cemetery, Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
117
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Evan and margaret JONES, Blaengwnodl, Cynwyd, Merioneth, Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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