Mexborough and Swinton Times April 28, 1917
Private J. H. Parkin
(York and Lancs)
of 28, Elm Terrace, Bolton on Dearne, was killed in action in France on April 2, after six months service at the front.
He enlisted in August 1915 and was 45 years of age.
Before enlistment he worked at Hickleton Main.
He had a son also serving.
Service No: 23552
Date of Death: 02/04/1917
Regiment/Service: York and Lancaster Regiment 7th Bn.
Grave Reference: II. N. 5.
Cemetery: FAUBOURG D’AMIENS CEMETERY, ARRAS