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Percy Algernon EVANS

Regimental number6502
Place of birthDulwich Hill New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationInsurance clerk
Address57 Denison Road, Lewisham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs H M Evans, 57 Denison Road, Lewisham, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Family/military connectionsFather: 1413 Driver Henry Percy EVANS, ........, returned to Australia, 15 April 1918.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 June 1974
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium

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