1918-2008: Ninety Years of Remembrance

Soldier Record

Albert Palmer

Contributed by: Mr G Perry, on 2008-11-11

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Rank
First Name Albert
Surname Palmer
Year of Birth 1884
Year of Death 1917
Regiment Essex Regiment
Place of Wartime Residence London E7, Essex

Albert's Story

He died as a member one of two companies B and D of the 2/4th londons, on a night operation on the 16th of june 1917 near fontaine-la-crosilles, the companies are believed to have overshot their objectives, and were cut off with severe losses 7 killed and 139 missing in the two companies, albert was one of those missing, his name is on the memorial of the cemeterie britannique in arras.

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