William Thomas George Evans

Name

William Thomas George Evans

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

28/01/1919
16

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Boy 2nd Class
J/92152
Royal Navy
H.M.S. "Ganges II"

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

SHOTLEY (ST. MARY) CHURCHYARD
R.N. Plot. 154.
United Kingdom

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

William Thomas George Evans, born on 16 June 1902 in Oxhey.

Wartime Service

William served as a Boy 2nd Class J/92152 on HMS Ganges II, the Royal Navy’s boys’ training ship in Shotley. He died of disease, aged 16, on 28 January 1919. He is remembered with honour and buried in the naval graveyard at St Mary’s Church, Shotley near Harwich.

Additional Information

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