Parker, Arthur Cuthbert: Service no. 675437


Digitized Service Record

Arthur Cuthbert Parker was born Jan. 21, 1895,son of Frederick W. Parker,  in East Zorra Township. A farmer, at the time of his enlistment, on Feb. 1, 1916, he gave his address as RR 5, Em­bro. He died Nov. 10, 1917, at Paschen­dale, Belgium. His name is on a grave marker in North Embro Cemetery.


Arthur Cuthbert Parker Picture
Arthur Cuthbert Parker: Service no. 675437
Private Arthur Cuthbert Parker, reg. no, 675437. Source: Daily Sentinel-Review. December 11, 1917. Page 1.

PTE. ARTHUR PARKER whose parents live in West Zorra, was killed only a few weeks after he went to the front. He went overseas with the 168th battalion. He missed on opportunity of going to France with a draft, being ill with jaundice at the time of the final inspection. He crossed the channel on May 28 last, and since that time had been on leave with trench rheumatism.


“Killed in Action”

565019a 565019b

3 thoughts on “Parker, Arthur Cuthbert: Service no. 675437

Add yours

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

Blog at

Up ↑

%d bloggers like this: