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Full Name: David Bevins
Rank Last Held: Rifleman
Forename(s): David
Surname: Bevins
Also Known As: David Green
War: World War I, 1914-1918
Serial No.: 28466
Gender: Male
First Known Rank: Rifleman
Occupation before Enlistment: Labourer
Next of Kin: Miss May Bevin, Stratford, Taranaki, New Zealand
Body on Embarkation: New Zealand Rifle Brigade
Embarkation Unit: 10th Reinforcements 4th Battalion, H Company
Embarkation Date: 15 November 1916
Place of Embarkation: Wellington, New Zealand
Transport: HMNZT 68
Vessel: Maunganui
Destination: Plymouth, England
Nominal Roll Number: 45
Page on Nominal Roll: 32
Last Unit Served: New Zealand Rifle Brigade, 3rd Battalion
Place of Death: France
Date of Death: 12 February 1918
Age at Death: 28
Year of Death: 1918
Cause of Death: Died of disease
Cemetery Name: Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
Grave Reference: XXXI. F. 1.
Biographical Notes: Son of Joseph and Fanny Bevins, of Stratford, New Zealand
Additional Information:
  • Served as David Green, listed on Nominal Roll as David Green
  • Listed at Archives New Zealand as BEVINS, David - [a.k.a. GREEN, David]
Archives NZ source: Military personnel file
CWGC Cemetery: Etaples Military Cemetery, Pas-de-Calais, France
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