Rank: Private
Service Number: 25328.
Regiment: 19th (Service) Bn. The Kings (Liverpool Regiment) Killed In Action Saturday 1st July 1916 Age 25County Memorial Crewe
Commemorated\Buried THIEPVAL MEMORIAL
Grave\Panel Ref: Pier and Face 1D, 8B and 8C

Born Crewe, enlisted Liverpool. Son of Thomas and Catherine Evans of 17, Brown Street, Crewe. Formerly a pupil at Edleston Road School and a workshop checker in the Joiners Shop Office, Crewe Works. Was a well-known footballer who played for Crewe Alexandra and Nantwich. Was killed in action on July 1 - the first day of the Battle of the Somme.

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