Lance Corporal John Palmer

Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders

Died: Wednesday 9 May 1917 (aged 21)

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Record:
PALMER, JOHN
Additional information:
Son of John Edward and Emily Palmer, Or 15, Washington St., Workington, Cumberland.
Cemetery:
ETAPLES MILITARY CEMETERY
Cemetery/memorial reference:
XIX. R. 1.
Country:
France

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Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
Christ Church Roll Of Honour (WMR 18026)
Location:
Fulham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Elmton - Roll Of Honour (WMR 688)
Location:
Elmton, Derbyshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Workington Roll of Honour (WMR 62323)
Location:
Workington, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Christ Church Parishioners (WMR 38662)
Location:
Quinton, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Dunsby (WMR 3714)
Location:
Dunsby, Lincolnshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Stanford - WW1 and WW2 (WMR 1147)
Location:
Stanford, Kent
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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St. Andrew's Greenknowe Erskine Church Windows (WMR 2222)
Location:
Annan, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Morvern Parish - WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 69555)
Location:
Lochaline, Highland
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Wrentham Roll of Honour 1 (WMR 73035)
Location:
Wrentham, Suffolk
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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St Margarets Church WW1 (WMR 27518)
Location:
Brightside, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Lambourn Memorial (WMR 84270)
Location:
Lambourn, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Kirkcolm (WMR 44433)
Location:
Kirkcolm, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Brotherton Memorial Obelisk (WMR 30906)
Location:
Brotherton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Brotherton Parish Memorial Board (WMR 30908)
Location:
Brotherton, North Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Lambourn (WMR 7808)
Location:
Lambourn, Berkshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
Forsbrook United Methodist Church (WMR 13698)
Location:
Forsbrook, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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John Street and Corporation Road Methodist Chapels (WMR 67222)
Location:
Workington, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
The Buffs (East Kent) Regiment -First World War Book Of Remembrance (WMR 40979)
Location:
Canterbury, Kent
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Llansamlet (WMR 36953)
Location:
Llansamlet, West Glamorgan
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
Helmsdale-Clock Tower (WMR 76186)
Location:
Helmsdale, Highland
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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St Mary The Virgin Church (WMR 12505)
Location:
Mortlake, Greater London
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
St Mary and St David Roman Catholic Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 44239)
Location:
Hawick, Borders
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
Sheuchan Parish Church (WMR 57154)
Location:
Stranraer, Dumfries And Galloway
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
J W Palmer (WMR 80205)
Location:
Helmsdale, Highland
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
Upperby WW1 Roll of Honour (WMR 67210)
Location:
Carlisle, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Forsbrook and Blythe Bridge (WMR 13697)
Location:
Forsbrook, Staffordshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
Memorial:
Barnstaple (WMR 796)
Location:
Barnstaple, Devon
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Hawick Municipal Roll of Honour (WMR 44298)
Location:
Hawick, Borders
Name recorded:
Palmer, John
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Maryport Wesleyan Methodist (WMR 67160)
Location:
Maryport, Cumbria
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
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Pontesbury (WMR 13899)
Location:
Pontesbury, Shropshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
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Kibblesworth Colliery WW1 (WMR 42121)
Location:
Kibblesworth, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
5th Battn Kings Own Yorkshire Light Infantry - WW1 (WMR 46709)
Location:
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
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St Timothys Church - WW1 (WMR 46871)
Location:
Crookes, South Yorkshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Christ Church School Old Boys - WW1 (WMR 68057)
Location:
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Mersey Docks And Harbour Board (WMR 15440)
Location:
Kensington, Merseyside
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
All Saints Church - WW1 (WMR 11910)
Location:
Acton, Greater London
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Greet Primary School - WW1 Plaque (lost) (WMR 17328)
Location:
,
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
St Peters Church WW1 (WMR 43338)
Location:
Hockley, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Kibblesworth Colliery WW1 (WMR 42121)
Location:
Kibblesworth, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Christ Church Roll Of Honour (WMR 52281)
Location:
Tettenhall Woods, West Midlands
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Retford Post Office Employees WW1 (WMR 38750)
Location:
East Retford, Nottinghamshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Glatton WW1 (WMR 227)
Location:
Glatton, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Fulham Central Boys School Roll Of Service (WMR 18080)
Location:
Fulham, Greater London
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
1st Battalion Monmouthshire Regiment (WMR 3632)
Location:
Newport, Gwent
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
St Johns Parishioners - WW1 (WMR 8474)
Location:
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
St Michael And All Angels Church Cenotaph (WMR 17830)
Location:
Houghton Le Spring, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Men Of Burnham Deepdale And Staithe - WW1 (WMR 56263)
Location:
Burnham Deepdale, Norfolk
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Backworth And West Holywell Obelisk (WMR 17742)
Location:
Backworth, Tyne And Wear
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
Dukinfield Cemetery-Park Road Memorial (WMR 3255)
Location:
Dukinfield, Greater Manchester
Name recorded:
Palmer, J
Memorial:
West Allotment And Old Allotment - Allegory WW1 (WMR 17815)
Location:
West Allotment, Tyne And Wear

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Name:
Second Lieutenant Palmer
Context:
departed_sick
Date:
12 May 1917
Diary:
2 DIVISION: 23 Battalion Royal Fusiliers (page 207)