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George Isaac PALMER

Regimental number2241
Place of birthBromsgrove England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic and engineer
AddressHillcrest, Bena, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Florence Alorne Palmer, 19 Linden Avenue, Wembley Hill, Middlesex, England
Enlistment date17 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette, Second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette No. 169 (4 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 30 January 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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