Roy Wheeler Parnell

Personnel header
Sergeant Roy Wheeler Parnell
Life dates
06 Feb 1902 - 31 Aug 1994
Biography

Roy was the Sergeant of Torrington Patrol, Devon.

Postings
Unit or location Role Posted from until
Torrington Patrol Patrol Leader 03 Jul 1940 03 Dec 1944
National ID
WFLA 1577/3
Commissioned or Enlisted
3 July 1940
Occupation

Farmer

Address
Blackaton Farm, Torrington, Devon
Other information

Roy married Florence Slee, the sister of Group Commander Gerald Slee, in 1939. Gerald was his best man.

He was an active sportsman, a noted footballer, tennis player, cricketer and good at billiards.

In 1939 he was a Special Constable.

References

TNA ref WO199/3391

Hancock data held at B.R.A

1939 Register