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Edward David "Ted" Evans
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Birth: 1887
Death: Jul. 14, 1916, France

Edward David Evans was Company Sergeant Major in the 7th Battalion King's Shropshire Light Infantry. Prior to the war, he had been employed at a bank. He enlisted at Carmarthen in September, 1914 along with his dear friend, David Rees Davies. His Battalion fought at the Actions of the Bluff and at the Saint Eloi Craters before moving to the Somme. There, they fought at the Battle of Albert. On July 14,1916, Edward's company came under heavy machine gun fire while caught on barbed wire. Edward was killed that day, a few weeks after the death of his friend David, who enlisted with him. Edward is memorialized on the Thiepval Memorial in France. 
Family links: 
  Edward Evans (____ - 1926)
  Elizabeth Evans (____ - 1922)
  Emily Evans*
  Annie Evans (1879 - 1904)*
  Edward David Evans (1887 - 1916)
*Calculated relationship
In Loving Memory of
Eldest Daughter of Edward and Elizabeth Evans
Baker St. Aberystwyth.
Beloved wife and fellow missionary
of the Rev. Owen Evans.
Who died at Laitkynsew, Khassia Hills,
India, September 3rd 1904.
Aged 25 Years.
"She hath done what she could." Mark XIV.8

Also of their eldest son
SERGt Major Edward David Evans (Ted)
7th King's Shropshire Light Infantry,
Who fell in Action in France
July 14th 1916,
Aged 29 Years.
"He will arise in greater splendour."

Also of the above named
Elizabeth Evans,
Who died Dec. 2nd 1922,
Aged 74 Years.
"Her Children Arise Up, and Call Her Blessed."

Also of the above named
Edward Evans
Who died Jan 1st 1926,
Aged 77 Years
"But the Souls of the Righteous are in the Hand of God."

Also of their daughter Emily
Who died 195? Aged 70 Years
Aberystwyth Cemetery
Ceredigion, Wales
Created by: Krista AQ & Tommy Thomps...
Record added: Dec 02, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 121098269


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