George Palmer (1893-1918)
Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922
The following extract is from Huddersfield's Roll of Honour: 1914-1922 (2014) by J. Margaret Stansfield:
- PALMER, GEORGE. Private. No 32868. 'A' Company, 9th Battalion Duke of Wellington's Regiment. Born Scotland 1.3.1893. Educated in Scotland and Ireland. Husband of Martha Palmer, 24 Trinity Street, Huddersfield. Employed as a derrick crane driver by Sir Robert McAlpine and Sons. Enlisted 4.10.1917. Killed in action near Cambrai on 21.9.1918, aged 25 years. Buried GOUZEAUCOURT NEW BRITISH CEMETERY. Grave location:- Plot 3, Row E, Grave 3.
- ROH:- Holy Trinity Church, Huddersfield.
Commonwealth War Graves Commission
- Private PALMER
- regiment: Duke of Wellington's Regiment (West Riding)
- died: Saturday, September 21, 1918
- age: 24 years
- record ID: 248613