In memory of

Flying Officer

Allan Llewellyn Evans

who died on 28 Jan 1945

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Service details
  Conflict WWII
  Service RCAF
  Unit No. 426 Squadron, Royal Canadian Air Force
  Rank Flying Officer
  Service number J58788
  Date of death 19450128
  Cause of death killed in action
Narrative history
  J58788 Flying Officer (No. 426 Thunderbird Squadron RCAF air gunner) Allan Llewellyn Evans of Regina was KIA 19450128 (age 24) and is buried at Durnbach war cemetery east of Bad Tolz, southern Germany. Evans' Halifax was shot down by a night fighter over Stuttgart. He was the son of Edward and Caroline (Russell) Evans who came from Bedwellty, Caerphilly, Wales, and left a wife Joyce Irene (Littlewood) at Hull, East Riding Yorkshire, England. Allan attended Benson school and Balfour Tech and was a shipper for Great West Saddlery when he enlisted at Regina in 1941.
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Memorial information
  Saskatchewan rural municipality for commemoration 159 - Sherwood
  Cemetery or memorial location Durnbach war cemetery, Bad Tolz, Bayern, Germany    

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  Honour roll location(s) Regina
  Geo-memorial Evans Lake, Saskatchewan     
  Geo-memorial location 59.5°N / 102.25°W
  Geo-memorial NTS map reference 64M9
  Geo-memorial details East of Nunim Lake.
Personal information
  Date of birth 19210407
  Place of birth Bedwellty, Caerphilly, Wales    (Please click here for map.)
  Date of enlistment 19410709
  Place of enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Residence on enlistment Regina    (Please click here for map.)
  Occupation shipper
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