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Parsons, Sydney – 1920

Sydney Parsons 1920
Title Sydney Parsons
Date 1920
Location Yeadon
Photo ID M207
Comment Mr Parsons was an organist at Queen Street Chapel.

Sydney Wormald Parsons, (1893 – 1954), the son of Tom and Lois Parsons (B068) – Click Here It is possible that he was named after his brother Sydney who died under the age of one.
At twenty-two he signed papers to join the Army Service Corps and quickly earned promotions, reaching Staff Sergeant. He also received the Meritorious Service Medal.
Sydney had been a solicitor’s clerk, chief loans clerk and incorporated accountant. He died in Newquay but his home address was Banksfield House, Yeadon.

Additional research by Helen M.

7 December 2022

Consolidated by Jack Brayshaw. 03 November 2021.
Last updated: 8 December 2022 – Additional text.

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