Story: Evans, Frederick George

Memorial plaque

Memorial plaque

Flowers adorn the plaque to the memory of Fred Evans in November 2012, 100 years after his death. The plaque was placed near the site of the Waihi Miners’ Hall, where Evans was severely beaten by police and strikebreakers.

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Private collection
Photograph by Diane McAllen

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How to cite this page:

Philip Rainer. 'Evans, Frederick George', first published in the Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, vol. 3, 1996, and updated online in November, 2001. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/biographies/3e10/evans-frederick-george (accessed 27 June 2017)