is there any info on L Parkinson Swinton , Royal Irish? many thanks
I cannot find a L Parkinson. There is a S Parkinson from Swinton who served with the Royal Irish. Name: Sydney Parkinson Birth Place: Swinton, Lancs Death Date: 7 Jun 1917 Death Place: France and Flanders Enlistment Place: Manchester Rank: Rifleman Regiment: Royal Irish Rifles Battalion: 8th Battalion Regimental Number: 42327 Type of Casualty: Killed in action Theatre of War: Western European Theatre Comments: Formerly Dm2/266140, R.A.S.C. Aged 19
Son of Thomas Henry and Sarah Jane Parkinson, of 42, Stanwell Rd., Swinton, Manchester.
many thanks admin for taking the time to research and reply. I am using the name and image from page 2 in this thread. I'm sure it says L Parkinson. If you check the newspaper image on page 2. second row from the top. 3rd from right