William Gordon PARSONS

PARSONS, William Gordon

Service Number: 5849
Enlisted: 18 April 1916
Last Rank: Private
Last Unit: 48th Infantry Battalion
Born: Oladdie, South Australia, 27 October 1893
Home Town: Morchard, Orroroo/Carrieton, South Australia
Schooling: Morchard Public School, South Australia
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Killed in Action, France, 11 April 1917, aged 23 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Adelaide National War Memorial, Australian War Memorial Roll of Honour, Orroroo District Roll of Honour WW1, Orroroo Morchard Methodist Church Memorial Window, Orroroo Morchard Public School Roll of Honor, Orroroo Morchard War Memorial, Orroroo War Memorial, Villers-Bretonneux Memorial (Australian National Memorial - France)
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World War 1 Service

18 Apr 1916: Enlisted
27 Jun 1916: Involvement Private, 5849, 10th Infantry Battalion
27 Jun 1916: Embarked Private, 5849, 10th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Barambah, Melbourne
11 Apr 1917: Involvement Private, 5849, 48th Infantry Battalion

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