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Earl Palmer

In memory of:

Private Earl Palmer

August 30, 1918

Military Service


Service Number:

2517369

Age:

20

Force:

Army

Unit:

Canadian Infantry (Western Ontario Regiment)

Division:

1st Bn.

Additional Information


Born:

May 7, 1898

Son of John and Bertha Witzka (formerly Palmer), of Detroit, Michigan, U.S.A.

Commemorated on Page 481 of the First World War Book of Remembrance. Request a copy of this page.

Burial Information


Cemetery:

UPTON WOOD CEMETERY
Pas de Calais, France

Grave Reference:

B. 8.

Location:

Hendecourt-les-Cagnicourt is a village in the Department of the Pas-de-Calais about 16 kilometres south-east of Arras and about 4 kilometres south of the Arras to Cambrai main road. Upton Wood is a small wood half-way between Hendecourt and Haucourt and UPTON WOOD CEMETERY is 110 metres south of the wood and about 2 kilometres north of the village.

Information courtesy of the Commonwealth War Graves Commission.

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  • Photo of Earl Palmer– Picture taken from the Bible notes of my Great Grandmother,  Bertha (nee Chase) Palmer, Witzka.   Father of Earl Palmer was my Great Grandfather,  John Palmer

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