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James Herbert Parker

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Otago's fallen soldiers during the Boer War 1899-1902 Roll [possibly published in the Otago Times] - No known copyright restrictions

Otago's fallen soldiers during the Boer War 1899-1902 Roll [possibly published in the Otago Times] - …

Identity

  • Title
  • Forenames
    James Herbert AWMM
  • Surname
    Parker AWMM
  • Ingoa
  • Also known as
  • Service number
    • South African 384 AWMM
    • South African 385 AWMM
  • Gender
    Male AWMM
  • Iwi
  • Hapū
  • Waka
  • Rohe
  • Religion

Civilian life

About birth

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  • Birth
    4 December 1872 Timaru Herald
  • Date of birth
  • Place of birth
  • Birth notes
  • Address before enlistment
  • Post war occupation
  • Next of kin on embarkation
  • Relationship status

Service

Wars and conflicts

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  • War
  • Campaign
  • Armed force / branch
    Army AWMM
  • Service number
    • South African 384 AWMM
    • South African 385 AWMM
  • Military service
  • Promotions/ Postings/ Transfers

Military decorations

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  • Medals and Awards

Training and Enlistment

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  • Military training
  • Branch Trade Proficiency
  • Enlistment
  • Occupation before enlistment
  • Age on enlistment

Embarkations

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Prisoner of war

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  • Capture details
  • Days interned
  • Liberation date
  • Liberation Repatriation
  • POW liberation details
  • POW serial number

Medical history

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  • Medical notes
    Killed in Action, Cause of Death AWMM

Last known rank

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Biographical information

Biographical information

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  • Embarked with the 2nd Contingent then enlisted with Kitchener's Horse, so he is remembered at Ranfurly's Home on the 2nd Contingent Plaque and on the Honour Rolls under Irregular Forces.

    Corporal Parker was Lord Kitchener's nephew

    Named James Herbert Parker in West Coast Times 4 May 1900 AWMM

Death

About death

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  • Death
    1 May 1900 AWMM
    ThabanchuOrange Free State AWMM
  • Date of death
  • Age at death
  • Place of death
  • Cause of death
  • Death notes
  • Cemetery
    Thaba Nucha AWMM
  • Cemetery name
  • Grave reference
  • Obituary
  • Memorial name
  • Memorial reference

Memorials

Memorial

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  • Memorial name
    • Ranfurly Veterans' Home, 539 Mount Albert Road, Three Kings, Auckland, New Zealand AWMM
    • Memorial plaque, 2nd New Zealand Contingent, Boer War 1900, Ranfurly Veterans' Home, Auckland AWMM
    • Dunback War Memorial, Dunback Domain, Otago, New Zealand AWMM
    • Auckland War Memorial Museum, South African War Memorial 1899 - 1902 AWMM

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Sources

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