Corporal Lionel Burt Evans

Rank or Title

Date of Birth


Date of Death

5 Apr 1918

War time / or Pre War occupation

Mechanical dentist


Mr Wardill, Park Road West

Service Number


Place of Birth

United Kingdom

World War I Address

219 High Town Road
United Kingdom

Place of Death


Grave Location

Martinsart British Cemetery

War Memorial Location

Soldier or Civilian

  • Soldier


The Luton News , 16th May 1918
Cpl Lionel Burt Evans

Cpl Lionel Burt Evans, 720752, 24th Battalion London Regiment, was killed in action in Flander on April 5th, 1918. His widow Isabella was given the official news at her home at 219 High Town Road, Luton.

Lionel had joined the Londons at the outbreak of war and was trained at St Albans. He went to France in March 1915 and was wounded at Givenchy, returning to France after recovering from his wounds.

He was a son of Joseph and Elizabeth Jane Evans, born in 1895. He married Isabella Donna Everett at St Albans in 1915 and they had a young son.

Before enlistment he worked as a dental mechanic for Mr Wardill, of Park Street West.

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Cpl Lionel Burt Evans

Author: Deejaya

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