|Place of birth||Unley, South Australia|
|Address||Black Forest, South Australia|
|Age at embarkation||22|
|Next of kin||Mother, Mrs Elizabeth Olivia Parks, Forrest Avenue, Black Forrest, South Australia|
|Previous military service||Senior Cadets (1 year); 78th Infantry (still serving)|
|Place of enlistment||Adelaide, South Australia|
|Rank on enlistment||Private|
|Unit name||32nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||23/49/2|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Private|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||32nd Battalion|
|Fate||Returned to Australia
War service: Western Front
Embarked Adelaide, 7 November 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 9 January 1917.
Proceeded overseas to France from 8th Training Bn, 5 April 1917; marched into 5th Australian Divisional Base Depot, Etaples, 7 April 1917.
Marched out to unit, 8 April 1917; taken on strength of 32nd Bn, in the field, 12 April 1917.
Promoted Lance Corporal, 4 October 1917.
Detached to 1st Anzac Gas School, 9 December 1917; rejoined unit, 18 December 1917.
On leave to the United Kingdom, 22 February 1918; rejoined unit, 12 March 1918.
Wounded in action and admitted to No 5 Australian Field Ambulance, 14 May 1918 (gassed, shell); transferred to No 20 Casualty Clearing Station, 14 May 1918; to No 41 Stationary Hospital, Pont Remy, 15 May 1918; now diagnosed with Gas, Mustard, 22 May 1918; discharged to unit, 21 July 1918; rejoined 32nd Bn, 22 July 1918.
Admitted to No 15 Australian Field Ambulance, 2 September 1918 (dysentery); transferred to No 12 Casualty Clearing Station, 3 September 1918 (not yet diagnosed); to No 41 Stationary Hospital, Pont Remy, 6 September 1918 (dysentery); to No 25 Stationary Hospital, Rouen, 7 September 1918; to No 2 Convalescent Depot, Rouen, 19 September 1918 (diarrhoea); marched into Australian Intermediate Base Depot, 22 October 1918.
Marched out to unit, 28 October 1918; rejoined 32nd Bn, 30 October 1918.
Reverts to the rank of Private at own request, 21 November 1918.
On leave to England, 18 January 1919; rejoined unit, 22 February 1919.
Marched out of 8th Brigade Bn, 5 May 1919; marched into No 5 Group, Weymouth, England, 13 May 1919.
Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Port Melbourne', 5 July 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 18 August 1919; discharged Adelaide, 25 September 1919.Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
|Date of death|
|Sources||NAA: B2455, PARKS George Gilbert|