Alfred William Evans

Name

Alfred William Evans

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

10/03/1915
32

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Rifleman
Z/1863
Rifle Brigade (The Prince Consort’s Own)
2nd Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

LE TOURET MEMORIAL
Panel 44.
France

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

Alfred William Evans, born in about 1883, was the son of Alfred and Emily Evans and grew up in London. Born Holborn, Middlesex, resident Watford, enlisted in London.

Wartime Service

Alfred enlisted as a volunteer in London on 3 September 1914, stating that he had already served in the Rifle Brigade in 1906. At the time he enlisted he was living in the Watford area. He served as Rifleman Z/1863 on the Western Front and was declared missing and presumed dead at Neuve Chapelle in France on 10 March 1915.

Additional Information

Son of Alfred William and Emily Evans, of 41, Sandwich St., King's Cross, London; husband of Gertrude Evans, of 92, Villiers Rd., Oxhey, Watford. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild