A few postcards from a post card book of Egypt. Possibly sent to James by his brother, Henry when he was in Egypt as a stopover on his way to Gallipoli.
“My dear soldier boy”
James Evans – “To those dear ones at Pleasant Valley in Ilford”
Written on the back “Needs no introduction”. Possibly a corporal in the Queens Guard British military circa 1870-1890.
Service/reference number: 1340 Branch of Armed Forces or Service: Army / Flying Corps Unit/s: 3rd Australian Infantry Battalion Rank/s: Private Stretcher Bearer Age at enlistment World War 1: 19 Civil occupation: Skin buyer Cause of death: Die of illness/disease Gender: Male Height (approx): 6ft 1in Weight (approx): 175lbs/12.5 st Chest measurement (max): 36 Complexion: Fair …