Thom's Irish Who's Who/Parker, Col. Robert Gabbett


PARKER, Col. Robert Gabbett, C.B. (1919). C.M.G. (1918), D.S.O. (1915), Croix de Guerre (France); Order of the Crown (Italy). Educated at Clifton and R.M.C.; served in S. African war 1899-1902; European War. 1914-19; Lt.-Col. R. Lanes. Regt. 1915-19; Col. from 1919; G.S.O. (1st grade) 41st Div. 1917; Brig.Gen. Gen. Staff, 4th Corps, 1918; Comdg. N. Lancashire Brigade (T.F.) from 1920; second son of Robert Gabbett Parker, D.L., J.P. of Ballyvalley, Co. Clare; b. 1875. Res.: Castle Lake, Sixmilebridge, Co. Clare; Garry Kennedy House, Nenagh, Co. Tipperary. Junior United Service Club, London.