Died : 28 Sep 1915
Rank : Lieutenant
Service no at death:
Surname: PARKE
Initials: J A
Date of Birth 06 Oct 1892
Place of BirthHenbury House, Sturminster Marshall
Place of Birth SourceParish Registers
Schools attended Durnford School, Langton Matravers Winchester College 1906-11 Oriel College, Oxford 1911
Employment / trade
Place of work
Family (parents and grandparents)Son of Laurence and Evelyn Jane (nee Lees) Parke
Spouse Name
NotesBrother of Walter Evelyn Parke who also died Oct 1914. A 3rd brother - Laurence survived the war and served in the Home Guard during WWII
Regiment at call-upRifle Brigade
Regiment at discharge
Rank at call-upSecond Lieutenant
Service no at call-up
Date of attestation -
Date of call-up -
Area reported to
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Service facts
Age at death23
Date of death 28 Sep 1915
Regiment at deathDurham Light Infantry
Battalion at death9th Bn.
Rank at deathLieutenant
Circumstances of deathDied at the Battle of Loos
Service no at death
Field of action at death
Place of death
Location of graveMenin Gate
PositionPanel 36 & 38
Other memorialsBrass plaque in St Mary's, Sturminster Marshall St Nicholas, Moreton Durnford School memorial in St George's, Langton Matravers
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