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Cobden PARKES

Regimental number455
Date of birth27 August 1892
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraughtsman public service
AddressWindsorlea, Piper Street ,Leichhardt, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinLady Parkes, Windsorlea, Piper Street, Leichhardt, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF1
Promotion date: 23 February 1918

Lieutenant


Unit: INF34
Promotion date: 23 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919

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