Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918


Palmer R A Pte    486    Rupert Alexander      5 Inf Bn    25    Customs agent    Single    C of E       

Address:    Kensington South, c/- Fisher, Palmer & Co   

Next of Kin:    Palmer, Reynolds, father, c/ Fisher, Palmer & Co, Kensington South   

Enlisted:    17 Aug 1914       

Embarked:     A3 Orvieto 21 Oct 1914   


Palmer was transferred to the 8 Inf Bn with the new regimental No of 1212 while in Egypt.


Date of death:   08/05/1915

CWGC: "Son of Reynolds and Mary Sophia Palmer, of Geelong, Victoria, Australia. Of Melbourne, Victoria".




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