Born: 1914, Ipswich
Died: 28th November 1944; age: 30; Japanese PoW- Nagoya #4 Branch (Iraka) PoW Camp of Cardiac Beri Beri.
Residence: 36, Orwell Road, Ipswich.
Rank: Private; Service Number: 5832576.
Regiment: Cambridgeshire Regiment, 1st Battalion, Infantry.
Brit. Sec. F.A.3.
Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Sidney John & Ellen Sarah Elmer, of Ipswich; husband of Hilda Marjorie Elmer (nee Palmer).
Father: Sidney John Elmer, born February 1889, Elmswell, Suffolk.
Mother – Ellen Sarah Elmer (nee Flory), born November 1890, Aldershot, Hampshire.
In 1939, Bury St. Edmunds, Suffolk, Sidney married, Hilda Marjorie Palmer, born 1914, Bury St. Edmunds – died 1941, Ipswich. They had 1 son:
Bernard Palmer, born 1941, Ipswich.
Probate to Ellen Sarah Elmer (wife of Sidney John Elmer).