Herbert Stafford Evans

Memorial: Hambrook - Whiteshill Common

Regiment: Worcestershire Regiment

Medals: British War Medal, Military Medal, Next of Kin Memorial Plaque 1914 - 1921, Victory Medal

Rank and number: Corporal 15875

Parents: George and Sarah Evans   

Home address: Winterbourne Down, Bristol

Date of birth: 1882

Place of birth: Winterbourne, Bristol

Date of death: 04/12/1917

Buried/Commemorated at: Karasouli Military Cemetery, Greece (E.1002)

Age: 25

Further information:

Herbert Evans was born in about 1882 in Winterbourne. His parents were George and Sarah Evans. He was brother to Sarah, William, Austin, Elizabeth and Ernest. His father was a stonecutter and he had been born in Winterbourne.

Herbert joined the 11th Battalion of the Worcestershire Regiment and he became a corporal. Herbert died in December in 1917 at the age of 25.

Herbert is buried in Karasouli Military Cemetery in Greece (E.1002). He is remembered on the memorial in All Saints Churchyard in Winterbourne Down and on the Whiteshill Common Memorial (Winterbourne Down face) in Hambrook.


By kind permission, this information is based on the following source(s):

Yate and District Heritage Centre.
Forces War Records