The AIF Project

Louis PARKER

Regimental number2183
Place of birthRockdale New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBricklayer
AddressGangoora Road, Belmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Parker, Gangoora Road, Belmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 12 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialEmbarkation Pier Cemetery (Special Memorial Row C, Grave No. 71), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
77
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Lavinia PARKER, Yangoora Road, Belmore, New South Wales. Native of Rockdale, New South Wales; husband of M.M. PARKER, 38 Moonfield Road, Portland, Dover

Print format