Barron, James Parkhouse (Private, b.? - d.1916)

Accession Number 1DRL/0094
Collection type Private Record
Record type Collection
Measurement 1 wallet: 1 cm
Object type Letter
Maker Barron, James Parkhouse
Place made Egypt: Cairo, France
Date made 1915-1916
Access Open
Related File This file can be copied or viewed via the Memorial’s Reading Room. AWM93 12/11/285
Conflict First World War, 1914-1918

Item copyright: Copyright expired - public domain

Public Domain Mark This item is in the Public Domain

Copying Provisions Copyright expired. Copying permitted subject to physical condition. Permission for reproduction not required.

Collection relating to service of 1727 Private James Parkhouse Barron, 13 Machine Gun Company, Gallipoli and France 1915-1916. Collection includes letters written to family. Copy of letter 19 September 1927 on file AWM93 12/11/285 from Jeannie Barron (mother) "I think it is a beautiful idea to preserve any relics of the dear lads who came so far to lay down their lives for us..."

History / Summary

Biographical note: 1727 Private James Parkhouse Barron, 13 Company, Machine Gun Corps. Killed in action, Mouquet Farm, 4 September 1916. Age 23. Son of David Donald and Jeannie Barron, of Strathcona, Forres, Scotland.