Albert William Palmer


Information and photo supplied by David Allen

Private Albert William Palmer 9474 1/5th South Staffordshire Regiment.

Gunshot/shrapnel wound to shoulder 13 Oct 1915 Battle of Loos

Admitted Wharncliffe 24 Oct 1915; discharged 30 Nov 1915 to 3/5th SSR then Command Depot Ripon. Wound healed but loss of muscle tissue led to W/T Transfer 26 Oct 1916, i.e. remained in Reserve but returned to coal mining until discharged 14 Dec 1918.


Private Albert William Palmer












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