The AIF Project


Regimental number1455
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
Address43 Hayberry Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinBrother, Mr S G Palmer, 43 Hayberry Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Machine Gun Company
FateKilled in Action 29 December 1916
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot III, Row I, Grave No. 18), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Annie PALMER, Hampton Road, Ilford, Essex. Native of London

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