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Walter PALMER

Regimental number2208
Place of birthGlen Innes, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Address'Ross', Albert Avenue, Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Mrs Violet Creighton, 'Ross', Albert Avenue, Chatswood, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 April 1916
Unit name1st Pioneer Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A46 Clan MacGillivray on 3 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 March 1972
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales

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