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Regimental number521
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
Address40 Sydney Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Charles Palmer, 40 Sydney Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6930 Pte Walter Olvier Theodore PALMER, 20th Bn, returned to Australia, 30 January 1918.

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