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Gunner 97820 Horace George Parnell
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Birth: Mar. 16, 1878
Worlingworth
Suffolk, England
Death: Jun. 27, 1916
Bouzincourt
Departement de la Somme
Picardie, France

5th Battery, 45th Brigade, Royal Field Artillery (8th Division). Son of Elizabeth Anne Parnell and the late Henry William Parnell, formerly of The Gun Inn, Gun Hill, Dedham, Essex. Husband of Maria Phoebe Parnell of 101 Beaufoy Road, Queens Road, Battersea. Brother of Isabella Elizabeth Thurkettle, Arthur Henry Parnell (of The Hall, Wetheringsett, Suffolk), and Alfred Charles Parnell. Born in Worlingworth, Suffolk; lived and enlisted in London. Wounded at 5th Battery position south of Authuille just after mid-day on 27th June 1916, and died of his wounds at the 90th Field Ambulance (32nd Division) at Bouzincourt.

Prior to the Great War Horace had been a career soldier for 18 years, from 1893 to 1911, serving with 86th, 69th and 140th Batteries Royal Field Artillery. He was with the 69th Battery in South Africa during the Boer War and fought at Talana and Laings Nek and was at the Siege of Ladysmith. 
 
Inscription:
In the midst of life we are in death
 
Burial:
Bouzincourt Communal Cemetery Extension
Bouzincourt
Departement de la Somme
Picardie, France
Plot: II.C.12
 
Created by: Steve
Record added: Jan 17, 2007
Find A Grave Memorial# 17536671
Gunner 97820 Horace George Parnell
Added by: Steve
 
Gunner 97820 Horace George Parnell
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Gunner 97820 Horace George Parnell
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 Added: Oct. 25, 2014
Gone but not forgotten.
- Steve
 Added: Jan. 19, 2007
 
 
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