- Place of Use Continent - North America, Country - Canada
- Category Communication artifacts
- Sub-category Personal symbol
- Department Arms and Technology
- Museum CWM
- Earliest 1919/12/01
- Latest 1919/12/31
- Inscription LIEUT A. N. P. SERVICE; STERLING
- Materials Sterling silver
- Rank Lieutenant
- Service Component Canadian Expeditionary Force
- Unit 66th Canadian Infantry Battalion
- Person / Institution Subject, Service, Lieutenant Albert Niven Parker
- Measurements Length 3.8 cm, Width 3.1 cm, Thickness 0.2 cm
- Caption Albert Niven Parker SERVICE
- Additional Information Born in Glasgow, Scotland, in 1893, Service enlisted with the 66th Battalion, Canadian Expeditionary Force (CEF), in 1915 and sailed from Halifax aboard the SS Olympic| on 28 April 1916. He transferred to the 52nd Battalion on 1 July 1916, arriving in Boulogne, France, on the same day. Service was killed in action on 18 August 1916.
- Caption Medals Project- Service, Albert Niven Parker
Albert Niven Parker Service was born in Glasgow, Scotland, on 2 October 1893.
A banker, Service enlisted in the 66th Battalion in Edmonton, Alberta, on 29 June 1915. He became a lieutenant on 11 December 1915.
Stationed in England, Service was transferred to the 52nd Battalion before being sent to France on 2 July 1916. He was killed by shelling on 18 August 1916, when the 52nd Battalion was occupying front-line trenches at Hill 60, near Zillebeke, Belgium.
Albert Niven Parker Service is buried in Railway Dugouts Burial Ground (Transport Farm), in Belgium.