Arthur Cuthbert Parker was born Jan. 21, 1895,son of Frederick W. Parker, in East Zorra Township. A farmer, at the time of his enlistment, on Feb. 1, 1916, he gave his address as RR 5, Embro. He died Nov. 10, 1917, at Paschendale, Belgium. His name is on a grave marker in North Embro Cemetery.
PTE. ARTHUR PARKER whose parents live in West Zorra, was killed only a few weeks after he went to the front. He went overseas with the 168th battalion. He missed on opportunity of going to France with a draft, being ill with jaundice at the time of the final inspection. He crossed the channel on May 28 last, and since that time had been on leave with trench rheumatism.