Attested 16 December 1915 as 4th/5168 – posted 1st/4th Battalion EYR 4 July 1916 – Medal Index Card British War Medal & Victory Medal – transferred 7th Battalion EYR as 30903 8 September 1916 – Documents Available – Photo and Write up Hull Daily News June 1917 – Previously reported missing now Killed Casualty List Hull Daily News 12 December 1917
7th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
Commemorated on Bay 4 and 5 the Arras memorial
Next of Kin
Son of Thomas and Jane Parkinson, of 1, Railway Cottages, Ellerby, Skirlaugh, Hull.