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Archibald PARSONS

Regimental number5134
Place of birthLondon, England
SchoolCounty Council School, England
Age on arrival in Australia20
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop assistant
AddressRedfern, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Parsons, 49 Woodside Garden, Tottenham, London, England
Enlistment date5 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll56th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 September 1918
Age at death29
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot X, Row A, Grave No. 17), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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