Private John Vincent Palmer

King's Own Yorkshire Light Infantry

Died: Friday 5 October 1917 (aged 21)

Connected records

Record:
PALMER, JOHN VINCENT
Additional information:
Son of Charles Henry Palmer, of 114, Ripon St., Attercliffe, Sheffield.
Cemetery:
GREVILLERS BRITISH CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
VII. C. 7.
Country:
United Kingdom

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Name:
Lance Corporal J A Palmer
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 240)
Name:
Captain J W Palmer
Context:
combat
Date:
9 Oct 1917
Diary:
7 DIVISION: 9 Battalion Devonshire Regiment (page 143)
Name:
Company Quarter Master Sergeant Palmer
Context:
other
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
5 DIVISION: Brigade Machine Gun Company (page 504)
Name:
Lance Corporal Palmer
Context:
Wounded
Date:
30 Sep 1917
Diary:
6 DIVISION: 71 Infantry Brigade: 9 Battalion Norfolk Regiment. (page 240)