VICTOR PARKER

Victor is remembered on the war memorial at Northgate High School. Formerly Ipswich Grammar School for Boys.

 

Born: 1899, Walton, Suffolk.

Died: 24th April 1918; Age: 18; KiA.

Enlistment: Ipswich.

 

Rank: Private; Service Number: 49728.

Regiment: Bedfordshire Regiment, 7th Battalion.

 

Medals Awarded: Victory & British War.

 

Memorial Reference:

Panel 28 & 29.

Pozieres Memorial,

Somme,

France.

 

Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Henry & Rosina Parker, of The Hollies, Croutel Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk.

 

CENSUS

 

1901   Paddockhurst, Felixstowe, Suffolk.

 

Victor was a year old and living with his parents & brothers.

Henry Parker, 33, a Builder – employer, born Debenham, Suffolk.

Rosina E. Parker (nee Crick), 27, born Kirby Cross, Essex.

Henry Parker, 6, born Colchester, Essex.

Frank Leslie Parker, 4, born Colchester.

 

1911   The Hollies, Croutel Road, Felixstowe, Suffolk.

 

Victor was 11 years old and living with his parents & siblings.

Henry, 44, a Builder – employer.

Rosina, 38.

Henry, 16.

Frank, 14.

Eva Parker, 6, born Felixstowe.

 

Soldiers’ Effects to Henry Parker – father.

 

Victor is also remembered on the war memorial at Felixstowe sea front.

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