Letters relating to the death of Francis Evans to his family, 1917-1928

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Accession Number AWM2018.785.84
Collection number AWM2017.1366.5
Collection type Digitised Collection
Record type File
Item count 16
Object type Letter, Certificate
Physical description 30 Image/s captured
Maker Various
Place made Australia: Victoria, Melbourne, Australia: Western Australia, Perth, France
Date made 1917-1928
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918
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Description

Letters relating to the First World War service of 2399 Private Francis (Ken) Evans, 51st Australian Infantry Battalion. These letters written between December 1917 and October 1918 consist of condolence letters sent to the family in regards to the death of Private Evans in 1917 and a letter regarding the probate of the estate of Private Evans. Also included is the commemorative scroll issued to his family after his death.

This file contains:
Letter from [Frank Smith] to Miss Evans, France, 5 January 1918 [includes envelope]
Handwritten copy of a letter from [Frank Smith] to Miss Evans, France, 5 January 1918
Letter from Earles & Miller to Albert Evans, Melbourne, 3 May 1918
Copy particulars of estate of Francis Evans, deceased
Letter from Earles & Miller to Evan Evans, Melbourne, 17 June 1918
Letter from Earles & Miller to Albert Evans, Melbourne, 21 June 1918 [includes envelope]
Typed copy of a letter from District Paymaster to Messrs Earles & Miller Solicitors, Perth, 18 september 1918
Letter from H Evans to Albert, Perth, 14 October 1918
Letter from Maurice Miller to Albert Evans, Melbourne, 22 November 1918
Typed copy of a letter from District Paymaster to Messrs Earles & Miller Solicitors, Perth, 18 December 1918
Letter from Maurice Miller to Albert Evans, Melbourne, 16 January 1919
Letter from District Paymaster to H Evans, Perth, 18 January 1919 [includes receipt and note]
Letter from Maurice Miller to Albert Evans, Melbourne, 18 February 1919 [includes copy of the will of Francis Evans and envelope]
Letter from J M Lean to J Evans, Melbourne, 20 September 1921
Commemorative scroll for Francis Evans
Letter from Earles & Miller to Evan Evans, Melbourne, 18 October 1928