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John Henry PARKER

Regimental number1152
Place of birthRichmond Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address171 Swan Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, T W Parker, 171 Swan Street, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant (Saddler)
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

'For gallantry and devotion to duty at Verbrandenmolen Ridge, south of Ypres on 11 March 1918.'
Recommendation date: 17 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173
Date: 7 November 1918

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