Private Harry Parker

Border Regiment

Died: Friday 5 January 1917 (aged 28)

Connected records

Record:
PARKER, HARRY
Additional information:
Son of Thomas and Sarah Parker. Native of West Ham, London. Formerly of 6th Bn. Essex Regt. Previously wounded at the Dardanelles.
Cemetery:
GROVE TOWN CEMETERY, MEAULTE
Cemetery/memorial reference:
II. J. 45.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Private H Parker
Context:
Wounded
Date:
31 Dec 1916
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 76)
Name:
Private H Parker
Context:
returned_hospital
Date:
2 Jan 1917
Diary:
3 DIVISION: 8 Machine Gun Company (page 78)
Name:
Sapper Parker
Context:
departed_posted
Date:
9 Jan 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 1 Field Squadron Royal Engineers (page 267)
Name:
Sergeant J Parker
Context:
award
Date:
1 Jan 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 263)
Name:
Sergeant J Parker
Context:
award
Date:
1 Jan 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 2 Battalion Durham Light Infantry (page 263)
Name:
Second Lieutenant A C Parker
Context:
departed_training
Date:
2 Jan 1917
Diary:
1 CAVALRY DIVISION: 18 (Queen Mary's Own) Hussars (page 183)
Name:
Second Lieutenant C J Parker
Context:
returned_leave
Date:
8 Jan 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: 491 (Home Counties) Field Company Royal Engineers (page 455)