Parker, Harry

BORN LEEDS 1894. SON OF GEORGE AND BETSY PARKER. MISS EDGAR LIVED 9 PERCY’S AVENUE, RUGBY STREET, HULL. HE ENLISTED IN HULL. SERVED WITH THE 6TH EAST YORKSHIRE PIONEERS. PROMOTED TOLANCE CORPORAL. LEFT FOR THE DARDENELLES, ON 30/07/1915. KILLED IN ACTION, AT GALLIPOLI, ON 09/08/1915, AGED 21. HE IS COMMEMORATED ON THE HELES MEMORIAL TO THE MISSING THERE.

HARRY’S DEATH DETAILS WERE REPORTED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL, ON 14/09/1915. HIS PHOTOGRAPH APPEARED IN THE HULL DAILY MAIL ON 20/09/1915. *


First name:
HARRY
Military Number:
10640
Rank:
Lance Corporal
Date Died
09/08/1915
Place died:
Helles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Age:
21
9 PERCY'S AVENUE, RUGBY STREET, HULL, EAST YORKSHIRE, United Kingdom