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Samuel PARKER

Regimental number2756
Place of birthClaremont Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStation hand
AddressSandstone, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinBrother, Charles Parker, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 September 1916
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row b, Grave No. 46), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Margaret PARKER, Avondale, Rocky Point Road, Arncliffe, New South Wales. Native of Claremount Peak Downs, Queensland

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