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Lindsay Thomas PARRISH

Regimental number3607
Place of birthGerringong, New South Wales
SchoolMullumbimby, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressGerringong via Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Thomas Parrish, Gerringong via Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date31 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 September 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBirr Cross Roads Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 2), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
172
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Susannah PARRISH, Gerringong, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3608 Corporal Albert PARRISH, 2nd Pioneer Bn, killed in action, 27 May 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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