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Thomas Duncan PALMER

Regimental number7305
Place of birthBundaberg Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
AddressBundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Palmer, Yandaran via Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date17 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialSerre Road Cemetery No. 2 (Plot XXXIV, Row K, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
144
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Elizabeth PALMER; husband of Emily PALMER, Crofton Street, West Bundaberg, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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