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Arthur James PARKER

Regimental number6579
Place of birthNhill Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressTarranyurk, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Robert Parker, Antwerp, Victoria
Enlistment date17 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 September 1964
Age at death72
Place of burialTatura Cemetery, Victoria

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