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Place of Birth: Settle, Yorkshire
Service No: 32179
Regiment / Corps / Service: Border Regiment
Battalion / Unit: 'B' Coy 9th (Service) Battalion. (Pioneers)
Division: 22nd Division
Date of Death: 1918-07-06
CWGC Grave / Memorial Reference: 1442.
CWGC Cemetery: SALONIKA (LEMBET ROAD) MILITARY CEMETERY
CWGC Memorial: ---
Non-CWGC Burial: ---
Local War Memorial: SETTLE, YORKSHIRE
James Parker was the son of Joseph and Elizabeth Marsden Parker, formerly Cowburn, née Ayrton. James was born at Giggleswick and Elizabeth at Settle, Yorkshire.
1891 Settle, Yorkshire Census: Lodge - James Parker, aged 5 years, born Settle, son of Joseph and Elizabeth M. Parker.
1901 Settle, Yorkshire Census: The Lodge - James Parker, aged 15 years, born Settle, son of Joseph and Elizabeth Parker.
James was married to Hannah Elizabeth Haining in 1909.
1911 Dalehead, Yorkshire Census: Fair Hill - James Parker, aged 24 years, born Settle, Yorkshire, husband of Hannah Elizabeth Parker. [Private John Carr (26558) (q.v.) and Private William Carr (242841) (q.v.) previously lived at Fair Hill.]
British Army WW1 Medal Rolls Index Cards: Pte James Parker, 993, Northumberland Fusiliers & 32179, Border Regiment.
Data Source: Craven’s Part in the Great War - original CPGW book entryView Entry in CPGW Book
Entry in West Yorkshire Pioneer Illustrated War Record:
PARKER, James, aged 32, Duke Street, [Settle], died Solonica July 5, 1918.
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Private James PARKER
Regiment / Corps / Service Badge: Border Regiment
Divisional Sign / Service Insignia: 22nd Division
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