EVANS Harry George
Regiment : 11th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment. Formerly 12016, Army Catering Corps.
Service number : 36462
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action on 3rd May 1917
Buried : Commemorated on Arras Memorial, France, Bay 4 and 5.
Birthplace : Blackheath, Worcestershire, enlisted West Bromwich
Memorial : Hagley War Memorial
Harry Evans is recorded on a separate plaque along with 3 other war casualties. The plaque was added to Hagley War Memorial in 2010 and was reported on in the Express and Star, Thursday 10th November 2010. The following information on Harry Evans is provided:
Harry George Evans, killed in active service on 3rd May 1917 aged just 19 was born and lived in West Bromwich but his parents moved to live in Middlefield Lane, Hagley.
Harry Evans has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on the Arras Memorial.