Certificate of congratulations on the award of Military Medal for James Parnell

Rawlinson HL
Certificate signed by General Sir H.L. Rawlinson. Part of a collection relating to James (Jimmy) Arthur Parnell. He had a tough life as a child. One of two children whose parents had both died by the time he was 14 years old. He looked after his sister, and to earn more for them he joined-up at the age of 16 (two years under age) - private, 39503, East Yorkshire regiment and then transferred in to...