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Albert Edward PARKINSON

Regimental number13331
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionBaptist
OccupationFurniture salesman
AddressElsternwick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J T Parkinson, 12 Grafton Street, Elsternwick, Victoria
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, Special Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 7 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 11 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialVraucourt Copse Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Nora PARKINSON, 3 Tyne Street, Box Hill, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 9231 Sergeant George Reginald PARKINSON, 1st Australian Dermatological Hospital, returned to Australia, 31 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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