Albert is remembered on the war memorial at St. John the Baptist Church, Ipswich under the name James Barber.
Alias/served as JAMES BARBER
Born: 1887, Beccles, Suffolk.
Died: 30th August 1916; age: 29; KiA at Orchard Trench.
Enlistment Location: Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 3736.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 4th Battalion.
Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.
Pier & Face 1C & 2A.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of William & Lucy Parnell, of Newgate Street, Beccles, Suffolk.
1891 Blyburgate Street, Beccles, Suffolk.
Albert was 3 years old and living with his parents & siblings.
William Gray Parnell, 28, a Printer Machinist, born Bungay, Suffolk.
Lucy Parnell (nee Burcham), 29, born Bungay.
Robert Clayton Parnell, 4, born Beccles.
Frederick Edward Parnell, 2, born Beccles.
Adelaide Parnell, 6 months, born Beccles.
1901 Newgate Street, Beccles, Suffolk.
Albert was 13 years old, a Butcher. He was living with his parents & siblings.
William, 36, a Printer Machine Minder.
Robert, 14, a Turner – Engineers.
Ernest James Parnell, 8, born Beccles.
1911 Newgate Street, Beccles, Suffolk.
Albert was 23 years, of no occupation. He was living with his widowed father & siblings.
William, 48, a Printer Machine Minder.
Adelaide, 20, a Corset Maker.
Ernest, 18, a Tailor – Hand.
Albert’s mother, Lucy Parnell, died 1906, Beccles. His father, William Gray Parnell, died 1911, Beccles.
Soldiers’ Effects to Mrs Harriet Parnell – Grandmother.
Albert is remembered on the war memorial at Beccles, Suffolk, and at St. John the Baptist Church, Lound, Suffolk – under the name James Barber.