Barker, Colin Edward

BORN HULL 02/01/1894. SON OF THOMAS EDWARD BARKER, 118 OXFORD STREET, WINCOLMLEE. EMPLOYED AS A FARM SERVANT. HE ENLISTED HULL ON 27/11/1914. JOINING THE 13TH HULL PALS. SERVED IN EGYPT AND FRANCE.
MARRIED EMMA PASHLEY FROM 12 HERBET’S TERRACE, BALFOUR STREET, ON 26/10/1915. WAS WOUNDED AND CAPTURED AT SERRE, ON 18/11/1916. HE DIED OF SHRAPNEL WOUNDS AS A PRISONER OF WAR, AT STETTIN, GERMANY, ON 02/12/1916, AGED 22. THIS IS HISADDRESS FROM ARMY RECORDS. HE LEFT AN OLDER BROTHER JOHN AND SISTER, BUT HE DID NOT KNOW THEIR ADDRESS. HE IS BURIED IN BERLIN. HIS ARMY EFFECTS WENT TO HIS WIDOW, EMMA.


First name:
COLIN EDWARD
Military Number:
13/804
Rank:
Private
Date Died
02/12/1916
Place died:
Berlin South-Western Cemetery, Brandenburg, Germany
Age:
22
118 , YORK STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, UK