|Place of birth||Co Cavan, Ireland|
|Religion||Church of England|
|Address||Deniliquin, New South Wales|
|Age at embarkation||30|
|Next of kin||Father, Elliott Evans, Corrogue, Dowra, Co Cavan, Ireland|
|Previous military service||Nil|
|Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll|
|Place of enlistment||Melbourne, Victoria|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||46th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/63/3|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||1908A|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||46th Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Melbourne, 10 May 1916; disembarked England, 21 July 1916, and marched into 12th Training Bn, Rollestone.
Proceeded overseas to France, 13 September 1916; taken on strength, 46th Bn, in the field, 31 October 1916.
Allotted letter 'A' owing to duplication of Regimental Number.
Admitted to No 2 Casualty Clearing Station, 14 October 1917 (synovitis, right knee); transferred to 8th General Hospital, Rouen, 16 October 1917; to England, 18 October 1917, and admitted to 3rd Southern General Hospital, Oxford, 21 October 1917. Discharged on furlough, 3 December 1917, to report to No 1 Command Depot, Sutton Veny, 17 December 1917.
Admitted to Military Hospital, Sutton Veny, 23 February 1918 (synovitis, right knee); discharged to No 1 Command Depot, 2 March 1918.
Marched into No 2 Command Depot, Weymouth, 7 May 1918.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Essex', 7 June 1918; disembarked Sydney, 1 August 1918, for onward travel to Melbourne; discharged, Melbourne, 10 October 1918.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Sources||NAA: B2455, EVANS William|