Mervyn Roy Parkin

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Mervyn Roy Parkin
Personal Information
Date of Birth 23 Mar 1910
Place of Birth Palmyra, Western Australia
Death 19 Apr 1941
Place of Death Greece
Age at Enlistment 29 years, 11 months
Next of Kin , A Parkin
Military Information
Reg Number WX1803
Date of Enlistment 4 Mar 1940
Rank Private
Unit/Formation 2/11th Australian Infantry Battalion
Military Movement
1st Departure from Australia
Journey Dates 20 Apr 1940 ‒ 19 May 1940
Transport Details HMT Y3 Nevasa Fremantle to El Kantana, Egypt
Journey Dates 10 Apr 1941 ‒ 12 Apr 1941
Transport Details SS Pennland Alexandria, Egypt to Piraeus, Greece
Post War Details
Fate KIA Greece 19 Apr 1941
Monument(s) Kelmscott War Memorial
Australian War Memorial Australian War Memorial
Medals 1939-45 Star
Africa Star
Defence Medal
War Medal 1939-45
Australian Service Medal 1939-45

Pre War

War Service

Enlisted at Subiaco

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