Regiment : 5th Battalion Royal Berkshire Regiment. Formerly 42274, Suffolk Regiment.
Service number : 203207
Conflict : WW1
Date of death : Killed in action aged 35 on 5th April 1918
Buried : Commemorated on Pozieres Memorial, France, Panel 56 and 57.
Birthplace : Belbroughton, Worcestershire, resident Chaddesley Corbett, Worcestershire, enlisted Droitwich, Worcestershire
Relatives : Son of Mrs. Eliza Parkes, of Rashwood, Droitwich; husband of Ada Parkes, of Barrow Hill, Chaddesley Corbett, Kidderminster, Worcestershire
Memorial : Belbroughton Holy Trinity Church
Also appears on : Wychbold St Mary De Wyche Church with the information: Pte.
Appears in the Worcester/Worcestershire Roll of Honour Book for army casualties located in Worcester Cathedral under Rashwood casualties.
Thomas Parkes has no known grave, the photograph available shows his name on Pozieres Memorial.