WWI 1914-15 TRIO OF MEDALS TO 2.LIEUT. T. EVANS, R.W. FUS.

1914-15 Star to 14502 C.S. Mjr. T. Evans, R.W. Fus.; WWI War Medal to 2.Lieut. T. Evans; WWI Victory Medal to 2.Lieut. T. Evans.
£225.00
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Description

Thomas Evans was born in Aberdare, Glamorgan and enlisted as a Sergeant with the Royal Welsh Fusiliers on 14 Sep 1914, being promoted to the rank of W.O.II and appointed Company Sergeant Major on 14 Sep 1914. Entering France on 5 Sep 1915, he was commissioned as 2nd Lieutenant into the 11th Battalion, Royal Welsh Fusiliers on 28 Jan 1916, Evans was forced to relinquish his commission on account of ill-health on 28 Apr 1917 and subsequently died of pulmonary tuberculosis on 6 Aug 1922, aged just 40.