PARSONS, WILLIAM CHARLES
No. 8432. William Charles Parsons – The
William Charles Parsons.
Age. 18 years - two months.
Enlisted 28/1/ 1907 at Dover.
3rd Class education certificate
2nd Class awarded 2/5/09.
Qualifications - Mounted Infantry.
Next of Kin.
Father, William Parsons, 11, Bartholomew
Mother, Harriet Jane, as above.
Brother (E) Ernest William, 49, Nightingale
Brother (Y) Stanley, with services?
Awarded clasps to his medals.
Awarded two G. C. badges.
Joined at Canterbury 31 January 1907.
The Buffs, attested Pte. 4/5/07.
D. Posted Pte, 30/7/10.
D. Transferred to Army Reserve Pte,
1st. Died Pte. 20/10/14 or
Killed in action – Field – 20/10/14.
On his transfer to Army reserve.
Groom and Chauffer.
Intended place to live – C/O Capt. Mr
Creswell, Depot, The Buffs.
Character – Honest, industrious,
trustworthy, intelligent, a trained chauffer, a clean sheet
whole of service. 28/11/13.
Father, William Parsons, 10, Bartholomew
Harriet, as above.
Brothers, full blood, none.
Half Blood, Ernest Parsons, age 40, 40,
Nightingale Road, Dover.
Sister, Florence, age 30, 10, Bartholomew