Parks, Percival John

Regimental Number: 1051473
Rank: Private
Branch: 5th Battalion

Percival was born in North Bay, Ontario on June 16, 1894. He was living in Brock, Saskatchewan at the time of his enlistment in January of 1917. Percival suffered from a gas burn and was buried by a shell in August of 1918. He and his wife, Evelyn Agnes Hettle, were living in Prestville by 1927, and filed on the eastern half of 13-77-5-W6 in 1928. Percival died on March 16, 1976 and was buried in the Spirit River Cemetery.

Sources: May 9 1927 p. 3 c. 3 (birth of daughter)