Name:Service NoRankBattalion/ServiceDate of Birth:Place of Birth:Date of Enlistment:Place of Enlistment:Address at Enlistment:Age at Enlistment:Height:Complexion:Hair Colour:Eye Colour:Previous Military:Martial Status:Religion:Trade:Next of Kin:Date of Death:
Percy St. John Parker 51023085PrivateCanadian Army Service Corps / 85th BattalionJanuary 17, 1896Yarmouth NSSeptember 14, 1915 ValcartierYarmouth NS195 feet, 11 inchesmediumdark browngreyNo 5 Company CASCSinglePresbyterianMechanicMrs. Edward R. Parker (Mother) Yarmouth NSHe arrived in England on the SS Metagama on October 25, 1915. He served July 18, 1916 to January 5, 1918 with the Corps Troops Supply Column. On September 26, 1918 he was transferred to 85th Battalion and joined the Battalion in France. He suffered a gunshot wound to right his left knee and right thigh on November 20, 1918 and was admitted to hospital. Released on December 3, 1918 he was transferred to 17th Reserve Battalion at Bramshott.He returned to Canada and was discharged at Halifax, on February 18, 1919 on demobilization.