David Ferdinand Evans (c.1894-1917)

An ongoing project to commemorate and research the lives of those who appear on war memorials and rolls of honour in the local area, who served in the military, or whose deaths were linked to conflict.

Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922

The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:

EVANS, DAVID FERDINAND. Private. No 24971. 2nd Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Linthwaite. Son of David and Elizabeth Evans, 566 Manchester Road, Linthwaite. Employed as a butcher by Mr Joe Greaves of Honley. Enlisted 23.10.1914. Had been wounded and returned to France in January, 1917. Killed in action, 11.4.1917, aged 22 years. Has no known grave. Commemorated ARRAS MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING.
ROH:- Linthwaite War Memorial.

Commonwealth War Graves Commission