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Soldier profiles

Name : EVANS, ALBERT JAMES
Service Number : VX55234
Date of Birth : 14/07/1905
Place of Birth : GOLDEN SQUARE, VIC
Known as :
Occupation on Enlistment : BUTCHER
Date of Enlistment : 07/05/1941
Locality on Enlistment : GOLDEN SQUARE, VIC
Place of Enlistment : ROYAL PARK, VIC
Next of Kin : EVANS, EDITH
Rank (at time of discharge / death) : PRIVATE
Service : ARMY
Final Posting : 2/2 PIONEER BATTALION
Position / Platoon / Company (as 2/2 Pioneer) (date / details) :
Unit Transfers / Promotions (date / details) : REINFORCEMENTS
Theatres of War :
Actions :
Wounded (date / details) :
Discharged : N/A
Date Died : 22/08/1941
Age at Death : 36
Community Roll of Honour : BENDIGO (VIC)
Buried Location / Memorial (P.O.W., D.O.W., K.I.A.) : ALBURY GENERAL CEMETERY, NEW SOUTH WALES, AUSTRALIA. METHODIST PLOT. SEC. 2. ROW 2. GRAVE 12. / AUSTRALIAN WAR MEMORIAL COMMEMORATIVE AREA PANEL 72
K.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
D.O.W. (date / details) : 22/08/1941 / INJURIES / VICTORIA, AUSTRALIA
M.I.A. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. (location/s) : NO
Died P.O.W. (date / details) : N/A
P.O.W. Camps (details) : N/A
Recovered P.O.W. (location/s) : N/A
Honours and Gallantry : None for display
Applicable Australian War Memorial circulars : Australian War Memorial Death Circular
References found (entries & photos) : National Archives of Australia (Barcode 6117554 [NOT EXAMINED]),   WW2 Nominal Roll,   Commonwealth War Graves Commission,   Australian War Memorial,   Death notice (The Argus 08/09/1941)

Background : Son of Gilbert James Evans and Edith Evans, of Bendigo, Victoria. Died of injuries whilst with the Training Battalion.