Evans, Albert

Title

Evans, Albert
A Evans

Description

39 items. The collection concerns Flying Officer Albert Evans (1922 - 1944, 157299 Royal Air Force) and contains documents, correspondence and photographs. He flew operations as with 44 Squadron and was killed 25 March 1944.
The collection has been donated to the IBCC Digital Archive by S Smith and catalogued by Barry Hunter.
Additional information on Albert Evans is available via the IBCC Losses Database.

Date

2017-04-24

Publisher

IBCC Digital Archive

Rights

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Identifier

Evans, A

Collection Items

Albert and Gertrude Evans
A colourised portrait of Albert and his wife on their wedding day.

Flying Officer Albert Evans
A framed memento of Albert with a colourised head and shoulders portrait of Albert, an embroidered RAF crest and a 1939 to 1945 Star and Bomber Command Clasp. There is a caption 'Flying Officer Albert Evans 157299, 44 Sqdn., Royal Air Force Volunteer…

Envelope addressed to Mrs M Edwards
An envelope addressed to Mrs M Edwards with 'Good news from Blackpool' on the outside.

Albert Evans - Copy of Birth Certificate
A copy of Albert's birth certificate.

Albert Evans Copy of Marriage Certificate
A copy of Albert's marriage certificate.

Albert Evans Summary of Last Flight
A record of Albert's last flight to Berlin. It lists his route, bomb load and crew.

Albert Evans, Record of Service
A list of Albert's war service.

Letter to Albert Evan's Mother from Air Ministry
The letter advises that his logbook cannot be sent to her but if his widow agrees then it can be forwarded.

Letter to Albert Evans' Mother from Imperial War Graves Commission
The letter advises Albert's mother about visiting his grave and enclosing a leaflet with details.

Letter to Albert Evans' Father from Air Ministry
The letter advises that Albert has been reinterred at a British Military Cemetery at Cleve.

Letter to Albert Evans' Father from Air Ministry
The letter acknowledges that Albert's widow has renounced her next of kinship.

Letter to Albert Evans' Mother from British Red Cross
The letter advises that Albert is 'Missing, killed in action'.

Letter to Albert Evan's Mother from the British Red Cross
The letter advises that they have no news.

Letter to Albert Evans' Father from Air Ministry
The letter advises that the photographs of Albert's grave have not been received. His medals are being dealt with. His widow's remarriage has been noted.

Letter to Albert Evans' Father from the Air Ministry
The letter advises Albert's father that his son is buried in Dusseldorf.

58 Trainee Airmen
58 trainees arranged in four rows. On the reverse 'AE. Row 2 Far right'.

Albert Evans and Gertrude
Half length portrait of Albert and Gertrude. Albert is wearing his pilot's wings.

Albert and Gertrude Evans
Gertrude cutting the cake on her wedding day. On the reverse 'AE Wedding 3/7/43 Gertrude Annie BRYAN'.

Gertrude Annie Bryan
A woman sitting on a model car in front of a painted landscape. On the reverse 'Gertrude Annie BRYAN' and a photographer stamp 'Sunny Snaps Blackpool'.

Albert Evans Trainee
Albert in uniform standing in a garden.

49 Trainee Airmen
49 trainees arranged in four rows.

Albert Evans and Dickie
Two airmen standing in a snowy landscape, in front of their huts. On the reverse 'Dickie & I getting affectionate!' and '558'.

Albert Evans and Three Pilots
Albert (front centre) with three other pilots at the steps of a train.

Albert Evans Service Record
Air Ministry Form 1406

Albert Evans Service Record
RAF Form 543 issued to Albert. It records a summary of his service record.
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