new icn messageflickr-free-ic3d pan white
Private Thomas Harry Evans | by IWM Collections
Back to album

Private Thomas Harry Evans

1 Battalion, Gloucestershire Regiment

 

Pte Evans had completed 11 years military service prior to the outbreak of war in 1914, when he was immediately posted to the Western Front with D Company.

 

He was reported missing, aged 27, during the First Battle of Ypres on 29 October 1914. He is commemorated on the Menin Gate at Ypres.

 

Faces of the First World War

The full story is not always known to us. If you know more, please tell us in the comments below.

 

Find out more about this First World War Centenary project at www.1914.org/faces.

 

This image is from IWM Collections.

 

6,349 views
3 faves
5 comments
Uploaded on September 3, 2012