Evan Ball was born 3 March 1897, Burem, Tennessee to Apperson (App) Ball and Mary Ellen Winstead. He was farmer before his induction into military service at Camp Wadsworth, Spartanburg, S.C. on 5 September 1918. He was wounded at the battle of Cantigny and died the same night.


  • Rank: Private
  • Date of birth:
  • 3 March 1897
  • Date of death: 12 October 1918
  • County: Hawkins
  • Hometown: Persia
  • Service Branch: Army
  • Division/Assignment: Company B, 67th Pioneer Infantry
  • Theater: Europe
  • Conflict: World War I
  • Battles: Cantigny
  • Location In Memorial: Pillar III, Middle Panel
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