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Ernest Frederick PARKER

Regimental number34381
Place of birthPerth Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSolicitor
Address263 Adelaide Terrace, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, George Parker, 263 Adelaide Terrace, Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 2 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records34
Place of burialLe Peuplier Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. I), Caestre, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated (brass plaque) in St George's Cathedral, Perth, Western Australia. Parents: George and Marion (d. 22 July 1950, aged 57) PARKER
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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