Andrew Wallace Evans, American army officer. Club: Army and Navy (New York).
Evans, Andrew Wallace was born on July 6, 1829 in Elkton, Maryland, United States. Son of Doctor Amos and Mary (Oliver) Evans.
Educated Elkton Academy. Under-graduated from Harvard, 1846-1847. Graduate West Point, 1852.
Assistant United States Coast Survey, 1853-1858. Served through Civil war, becoming colonel United States vols. In regular army after war until retired, September 22, 1883, as Lieutenant-colonel, United States of America Companion Pennsylvania Commandery, Military Order Foreign Wars.