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Frank Gurney PARKINSON

Regimental number31020
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJackeroo
AddressChatsworth Road, Green Slopes, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs E L Parkinson, Chatsworth Road, Green Slopes, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service1st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date18 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 7th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 19 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Group
FateReturned to Australia 2 April 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 February 1962

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