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Full Name
Charles Lindsay Parker
Rank Last Held
Private
Forename(s)
Charles Lindsay
Surname
Parker
War
World War II, 1939-1945
Serial No.
17407
Gender
Male
First Known Rank
Private
Occupation before Enlistment
Labourer
Next of Kin
Mr W. Parker (father), Fairfax, New Zealand
Marital Status
Single
Enlistment Address
C/o A. Lindsay, Wright's Bush, Gladfield RD, New Zealand
Military District
Invercargill
Body on Embarkation
Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force (2NZEF)
Embarkation Unit
Infantry Reinforcements
Nominal Roll Number
WW2 4
Page on Nominal Roll
WW2 274
Last Unit Served
20 Infantry Battalion
Place of Death
Western Desert
Date of Death
24 November 1941
Age at Death
23
Year of Death
1941
Memorial Name
Alamein Memorial, El Alamein War Cemetery, Egypt
Memorial Reference
Column 104
Biographical Notes
Charles Parker was the son of William Albert and Jane Parker of Itahuti.
Sources Used
  • Second New Zealand Expeditionary Force Nominal Roll No. 4 (Embarkations from 1st April, 1941 to 30 June, 1941)
  • Commonwealth War Graves Commission. URL: http://www.cwgc.org
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