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He was the son of George and Eliza Parkes and the brother of George, Albert, Ernest, Herbert and Eliza Ann Parkes. In 1911 they lived at 86 Manvers Street Nottingham. He was the husband of Gertrude (née Prestbury) Parkes and the father of William Parkes who was born in 1915. They lived at 6 Belton's Yard Manvers Street Sneinton Nottingham. Getrude married Frank Green in 1919 and they lived at 3 Cardinal Street St Ann's Nottingham.
He was an apprentice lace machine fitter in 1911 and later a cycle factory hand.
19 Sep 1918
572906 - CWGC Website
2nd Bn Sherwood Foresters (Notts & Derby Regiment)
He enlisted 14/6/1915 aged 22 years 3 months.
With effect from 30/6/1919, Gertrude received a weekly pension of 22/11d for herself and child.
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