Charles W. Evans was born circa 1836 in Chester, Pennsylvania, and enlisted on 11 January 1864 at the 14th State Street, New York, NY Naval Rendezvous as a Fireman 2nd Class for a 1 year enlistment.
He was approximately 28 years old and had been in the Navy for just over four months.
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References and Sources Return of the United States Naval Rendezvous, 14th State Street, New York, New York, for the week ending January 16, 1864
 NARA T1099. An index to rendezvous reports during the Civil War, 1861-1865.
 "Navy Gazette: List of Deaths in the Navy of the United States, reported to the Bureau of Medicine and Surgery, Navy Department, during the week ending December 3d, 1864." Army and Navy Journal, 10 Dec. 1864, p. 253.
 Officers and Enlisted Men who Died in the Active Service of the U.S. Navy 1776-1885