We remember Oliver William Parkinson

We remember Oliver William Parkinson

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Timeline

Timeline

1878
sibling Lilian Agnes Parkinson Source:5489735 1878
1880
location Victoria Road, Cambridge United Kingdom parents address Source:5478979 17th January 1880
1880
birth Cambridge United Kingdom Source:5478979 17th January 1880
1881
dates Age 1 Source:5489735 3rd April 1881
1881
sibling Violet Louisa Parkinson Source:5510410 28th July 1881
1885
sibling Silvia Emily Parkinson Source:5489734 1885
1887
sibling Elsie Evelyn Parkinson Source:5489734 1887
1888
sibling Claud Arthur Parkinson Source:5489734 1888
1890
sibling Leonard Walter Parkinson Source:5489734 1890
1891
dates Age 11 Source:5489734 5th April 1891
1898
enlistment Ely, Cambridgeshire United Kingdom Source:5479044 6th June 1898
1906
service British Army Lance Sergeant Suffolk Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:5478983 16th April 1906
1906
dates Age 26 Source:5478983 16th April 1906
1906
marriage Kate Gilbert Source:5489747 16th April 1906
1906
location Madras India military residence address Source:5478983 16th April 1906
1907
children Royston Leonard Fairbank Parkinson Source:5478981 26th June 1907
1907
service British Army Serjeant 5146 Suffolk Regiment 2nd Battalion Source:5478981 26th June 1907
1909
children Phyllis Hermione Parkinson Source:5479049 1909
1911
location Stanhope Lines, Aldershot United Kingdom military residence address Source:6160186 2nd April 1911
1911
dates Age 31 Source:6160186 2nd April 1911
1913
events The Sergeants' Annual Shoot for the Gibraltar Cup Sporting Ash Ranges, Aldershot United Kingdom Source:5479056 17th July 1913
1913
children Estelle N Parkinson Source:5479050 1913
1913
service British Army Quarter Master Serjeant 5146 Suffolk Regiment Source:5479039 1913
1915
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:5479020 18th June 1915
1916
awards Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration Source:5479019 1st June 1916
1916
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:5479029 13th June 1916
1916
service British Army Regimental Serjeant Major 5146 Suffolk Regiment Source:5479044 13th June 1916
1919
awards Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration Source:5479024 4th July 1919
1919
awards Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award Source:5479022 25th November 1919
1920
children Norma A Parkinson Source:5479052 1920
1922
events Musketry Training Source:5479044 8th June 1922
1922
events Mounted Infantry Duties Training Source:5479044 8th June 1922
1922
discharge Source:5479044 8th June 1922
1922
events Map Reading Training Source:5479044 8th June 1922
1935
employment Clerk, Petrol Company Source:5479053 28th October 1935
service British Army Warrant Officer Class 1 5146 Suffolk Regiment Source:3400082
1956
death Source:5489744 1956
awards Long Service and Good Conduct Medal Other War Service Award Source:5479039

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Oliver William
Initials OW
Last Name Parkinson
Source 5478979
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Locations
AddressCountryTypeDateSource
Madras India military residence address known 16th April 1906
Stanhope Lines, Aldershot United Kingdom military residence address known 2nd April 1911
Victoria Road, Cambridge United Kingdom parents address known 17th January 1880
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
British Army 5146 Suffolk Regiment 2nd Battalion Serjeant
British Army Suffolk Regiment 2nd Battalion Lance Sergeant
British Army 5146 Suffolk Regiment Quarter Master Serjeant
British Army 5146 Suffolk Regiment Regimental Serjeant Major
British Army 5146 Suffolk Regiment Warrant Officer Class 1
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914 Star with Clasp First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Croix de Guerre Other War Service Award
Long Service and Good Conduct Medal Other War Service Award
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Mentioned in Despatches (MiD) British Award/Decoration
Military Cross (MC) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Children
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Royston Leonard Fairbank Parkinson son 26th June 1907
Phyllis Hermione Parkinson daughter 1909
Estelle N Parkinson daughter 1913
Norma A Parkinson daughter 1920
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
William Parkinson father
Emily Agnes Wild mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Silvia Emily Parkinson sister 1885
Elsie Evelyn Parkinson sister 1887
Claud Arthur Parkinson brother 1888
Leonard Walter Parkinson brother 1890
Lilian Agnes Parkinson sister 1878
Violet Louisa Parkinson sister 28th July 1881
Spouse
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Kate Gilbert wife 16th April 1906
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1922-06-08 5'10"

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Lisa670
GRO Index Army Marriages (1881 to 1955) Transcription Lisa670
1891 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Lisa670
Medal Index Cards Transcription Lisa670
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Lisa670
England & Wales deaths 1837-2007 Transcription Lisa670
1911 England, Wales & Scotland Census Transcription Lisa670

External Evidence

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London Gazette, 22 June 1915 Lisa670
Mention in Dispatches 1915 Lisa670
London Gazette November 1919 Lisa670
Mention in Despatches Lisa670
Mention in Despatches 1916 Lisa670
Suffolk Regiment Museum Lisa670
1911 Census Lisa670
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Lisa670
England & Wales births 1837-2006 Transcription Lisa670
The Suffolk Regimental Gazette Lisa670
1881 England and Wales Census Lisa670
Court Circular about the award of the Military Cross Lisa670
Record of the 2nd (Cambs) Suffolks 1914-1918 Lisa670

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Oliver W Parkinson Lisa670
Oliver Parkinson with wife Kate Gilbert Lisa670
Oliver Parkinson's Medals Lisa670

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