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Sergeant Horace Evans

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  • 2198817 Sergeant
  • Horace Evans
  • 43 Bomb Disposal Section
  • Royal Engineers
Son of Robert Watkins Evans and Eliza Evans of West Bromwich, Staffordshire: Husband of Rita Evans of West Bromwich Died on the 8th January 1944. Aged 32 Buried at Salerno War Cemetery, Italy Grave III D 41 Notes: Sergeant H. Evans BEM died whilst dealing with a 500lb British bomb fitted with a type 37 pistol. Sapper’s F.G. Biddle, P. Carney Sergeant H. Evans BEM, Corporal J.A. Johnston, Sapper’s W. Pearn, G.W. Rice and Lieutenant B.M.M. Sinclair also died at this incident.


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