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Edmund John PALMER

Regimental number5952
Place of birthHawker South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressHawker, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, R J Palmer, Hawker, South Australia
Enlistment date8 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameLight Horse Brigade Train 4, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/102/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 23 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll8943
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2820 Pte Herbert PALMER, 3rd Machine Gun Squadron, returned to Australia, 10 July 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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