Rifleman David Rice Evans

King's Royal Rifle Corps

Died: Wednesday 10 January 1917 (aged 32)

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Record:
EVANS, DAVID RICE
Additional information:
Son of Rees and Mary Evans, of 45, Stone St., Llandovery, Carmarthenshire.
Cemetery:
STE. MARIE CEMETERY, LE HAVRE
Cemetery/memorial reference:
Div. 3. D. 16.
Country:
France

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Name recorded:
Evans, David R
Memorial:
St John the Evangelist Church WW1 (WMR 83308)
Location:
Gowerton, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Evans, David R
Memorial:
Chapel En Le Frith (WMR 14267)
Location:
Chapel En Le Frith, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Evans, D R
Memorial:
Siloh Calvinistic Methodists Roll Of Honour (WMR 7050)
Location:
Llandudno, Gwynedd
Name recorded:
Evans, D R
Memorial:
Gelli Calvinistic Methodist Church WW1 (WMR 50696)
Location:
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Evans, D R
Memorial:
Men of the County of Pembroke (WMR 6812)
Location:
Haverfordwest, Dyfed
Name recorded:
Evans, D R
Memorial:
Prudential Assurance Company - WW1 (WMR 2097)
Location:
Holborn, Greater London

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Name:
Private Evans
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
13 Jan 1917
Diary:
2 CAVALRY DIVISION: Divisional Troops: 9 Mobile Veterinary Section. (page 565)
Name:
Second Lieutenant G H Evans
Context:
other
Date:
5 Jan 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 151)
Name:
Private W W Evans
Context:
joined
Date:
11 Jan 1917
Diary:
3 CAVALRY DIVISION: 6 Cavalry Field Ambulance (page 216)
Name:
Lieutenant T J Evans
Context:
joined
Date:
13 Jan 1917
Diary:
1 DIVISION: Divisional Troops: Divisional Signal Company. (page 364)