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Guardsman 17804 William Parker

1st Battalion, Grenadier Guards
Killed in Action, Battle of Festubert, France and Flanders, btwn 15th May 1915 and 18th May 1915, aged 25

  • Commemorated: Le Touret Memorial, Pas de Calais, France.
  • Awarded: 1915 Star, British War and Victory Medals
  • Son of Joseph and Maria Parker [nee Reeman?] [mothers name from Register of Effects]
  • NNWFHS Memorial: Nuneaton WW1 Other Regiments

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Military, Census and Family History Information

  • Born c1890 at Nuneaton
  • Lived at 3 Greens? Yard, Nuneaton
  • Lived at 12 Lamb Street, Nuneaton [1901]
  • Lived at 14 James Street, Nuneaton [1911]
  • Employed as a Brickyard Labourer [1911]
  • Enlisted at Nuneaton. Arrived in Theatre on 16 Mar 1915 [Medal Card]

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