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John Woodford PALMER

Regimental number1894
Place of birthN/A Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressC/o S Callcott, Oxley near Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinFather, James Henry Palmer, Dunwich Home, Dunwich, Queensland
Enlistment date1 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1918
Date of death10 March 1958
Place of burialLutwyche Cemetery

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