Thomas Robert EVANS

Thomas Robert Evans Photo:
Australian War Memorial
Birthplace
England
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Sawyer
Enlisted
26-October-1914
Place
Toowoomba
Age
25
Status
Single
Service No
352
Rank
Private
Unit
5th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
Embarked
21-December-1914
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Egypt, Gallipoli
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
How Died
Killed in action
Date
26 November 1915
Place
Gallipoli, Turkey
Cemetery or Memorial
Shell Green Cemetery, Gallipoli
Notes

Also named on Toowoomba Mothers’ Memorial.

 

Thomas Evans arrived at Gallipoli in May 1915. He was wounded in June but remained on duty. He was killed in action on 26 November, less than four weeks before his unit was evacuated from Gallipoli.

25 soldiers named on the Roll of Honour died during the Gallipoli campaign. 

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