Name/Alias Edward EVANS 
Birth date and place c. 1838 Wymering, Portsmouth, Hampshire, England.
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Civil Census Residences Hilsea, Wymering, Fareham, Hampshire, England (1851).
Trade Carpenter.
Physical Description Height: 6 ft. 0 ins. Complexion: fair. Eyes: grey. Hair: light brown.
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Will and Probate
Death Notices
Corps and Company Royal Engineers 20th Company (formerly Royal Sappers & Miners).
Service No. and Rank #4210 Private.
Attestation date and place 22 Feb 1856 Portsmouth, Hampshire.
13 Jul 1867 Rochester, re-engaged for nine years.
Service/Campaigns India 2 years 157 days.
Ceylon and Australia 2 years 173 days.
Bermuda 3 years 79 days.
Musters WO11-190 4th Company, Dover and Melbourne (1861).
WO11-199 (1961) to WO11-207 (1862) Western Australia.
Promotions Private to Sapper 22 Feb 1859.
Sapper to 2nd Corporal 1 May 1861.
2nd Corporal to Corporal 1 Jul 1863.
Corporal to Sergeant 1 Jun 1867.
Sergeant 3rd Class Foreman of Works 6 Jun 1868.
Sergeant Quarter Master 2nd Class Foreman of Works 22 Nov 1871.
Medals, Clasps and Badges Indian Mutiny Medal clasp Lucknow.
Five Good Conduct Badges.
Long Service & Good Conduct Medal with gratuity.
Casualty/Medical None.
Courts Martial None.
Discharge date and place 22 May 1877 Portsmouth.
Length of Service 21 years 90 days.
Chelsea Pension Reference WO97-1851-176.
Post Discharge Residence Hilsea, Portsmouth.
Pension District Portsmouth.
Pension 30d. per diem.
Ship Salsette.
Departure and Arrival dates Dep. Melbourne 27 Sep 1861. Arr. Albany 4 Oct 1861.
Occupations post-arrival in WA Instructing Warder.
Land Acquisition None in Western Australia.
Ship ex-WA Lincelles.
Departure date and destination Dep. Fremantle 27 Apr 1862 for Cape of Good Hope and London.