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William John EVANS

Regimental number6987
Place of birthSwansea, Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway employee
Address112 Picadilly Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Medi Mary Evans, 248 Newcastle Street, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date8 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 September 1916
Place of enlistmentKalgoorlie, western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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