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Thomas Robert EVANS

Regimental number352
Place of birthShropshire, England
SchoolState School, England
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionChurch of England
AddressOakfield, Ruthven Street, North Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Evans, Oakfield, Ruthven Street, North Toowoomba, Queensland
Previous military service14th Light Horse
Enlistment date26 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A34 Persic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 26 November 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row G, Grave No. 14), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Eliza EVANS, "Tasma", Neil Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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