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Thomas Edward PARKER

Regimental number224
Place of birthBuckingham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
AddressSt Albans, Hart Street, Semaphore, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinBrother, Albert J C Parker, St Albans, Hart Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date8 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal


'Courage, determination and endurance as stretcher-bearer and supply carrier under heavy fire.' (Poz?eres).
Recommendation date: 9 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 184
Date: 14 December 1916

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