Attested 10 September 1914 at City Hall Hull – Medal Index Card entered Egypt 23 December 1915 with 11th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment – Entered Marseilles France 8 March 1916 – 11th Battalion Gunshot wound Head 22 June 1917 – Wounded Hull Daily Mail Casualty List 20 July 1917 – Rejoined 6th Battalion? 29 June 1917 – reported missing 12 April 1918 6th Battalion? – Documents Available – Commemorated East Yorkshire Regiment War Memorial Beverley Minster East Yorkshire – Commemorated Olivers Mount War Memorial Scarborough
11th Battalion East Yorkshire Regiment
Killed in Action
Commemorated on Panel 4. PLOEGSTEERT Memorial Belgium
Next of Kin
Son of Mrs. Rachel Palmer, of 96, North Street, Scarborough, Yorkshire.