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James PARKER

Regimental number6862
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSteward
AddressNewcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, James Parker, 13 Dingwall Street, Glasgow, Scotland
Enlistment date13 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6862a
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 May 1918
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 26), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
126
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Charlotte PARKER, 13 Dingwall Street, Kelvinhaugh, Glasgow
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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