Evans, William Arthur

Name of Researcher / Enw’r ymchwylydd: Peter Redfern Metcalfe

Name of Memorial / Enw’r gofeb: St Mary’s Parish Church, Flint

Name / Enw: Evans, William Arthur

Regiment/Catrawd: Royal Navy

Service Rank and Number / Rheng gwasanaeth a rhif: Engine Room Artificer 4th Class No M/749

Military Cemetery/Memorial / Fynwent milwrol: Chatham Naval Memorial, Kent

Ref No Grave or Memorial / Rhif cyfeirnod bedd: Panel 11

Country of Cemetery or Memorial / Gwlad y fynwent neu gofeb: England

Medals Awarded / Medalau a ddyfarnwyd: Not known

Date of Death: 1st May 1915

Date and Circumstances of Death / Dyddiad ac amgylchiadau marwolaeth:

Drowned at sea after his ship, HMS “Recruit,” was blown up by a German submarine

He was a nephew to Private John Evans who also died in the war and has his own page here.