The AIF Project

Alwin Watsford PALMER

Regimental number6931
Place of birthBellingen New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressWaterloo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mrs Elizabeth Palmer, 16 Cooper Street, Waterloo, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Port Melbourne on 16 July 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 7 February 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death4 August 1974

Print format