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Percy Edgar PARKES

Regimental number3805
Place of birthPenshurst New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCarpenter
AddressThomas Street, Junee, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, W S Parkes, Thomas Street, Junee, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Mooltan on 11 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 28 February 1918
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot IXA, Row C, Grave No. 4), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
30
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: W. and Matilda PARKES, Crown Street, Junee, New South Wales. Native of Hurstville, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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