Sergeant 306791 - Sherwood Foresters
Notts Derby Regiment 2/8th Battalion
Killed in Action 26th Sep 1917 : Age unknown
Tyne Cot Memorial Panel 99 to 102 and 162 to 162A.
Enlisting at Mansfield; Charles was only found from being simply identified through birth and residence. Whilst there is every chance he could be connected to the three other listed Evans found related from Huthwaite, we can only hope that press reportage or living ancestors can help determine this possibility.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission Age family and home details unconfirmed.
Soldiers who died in the Great War 1914 - 1919 CHARLES EVANS. Born Huthwaite, Enlisted Mansfield (Resides Huthwaite) 2/8th Bn. Sherwood Foresters (Notts and Derby Regt.). Sgt. 306791, Killed in Action, France & Flanders 27th Sept 1917 (HW)
Written 23 Jul 06 Revised 16 May 14 © by Gary Elliott