George William Parker

Name

George William Parker

Conflict

First World War

Date of Death / Age

22/10/1914
28

Rank, Service Number & Service Details

Serjeant
7983
Oxford and Bucks Light Infantry
2nd Bn.

Awards

Not Yet Researched

Cemetery/Memorial

BEDFORD HOUSE CEMETERY
Enclosure No.4 XI. C. 18.
Belgium

UK Memorials

St Matthew’s Church Memorial, Oxhey

Pre War

George William Parker, born in 1888 in Bushey, was the son of Henry and Elizabeth Parker. Born Watford, resident Wimbley (sic), enlisted in London.

Wartime Service

When war broke out he enlisted at Wembley and served as Sergeant 7983 in the Oxfordshire and Buckinghamshire Light Infantry, 2nd Battalion.

Additional Information

Son of Henry Parker, of Bushey, Herts, and the late Elizabeth Parker. Also see ‘Additional Information’ provided with kind permission of Bushey First World War Commemoration Project – Please visit www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk.

Acknowledgments

Dianne Payne - www.busheyworldwarone.org.uk, Jonty Wild