Born: 1916, Tendring, Essex.

Died: 5th March 1945; age: 28.

Occupation: Metropolitan Police – warrant number 125793. Joined on the 22nd March 1937 – Last posted to C Division as a Police Constable.


Rank: Lieutenant; Service Number: 320803.

Regiment: Royal Artillery, 114 Field Regiment.


Grave Reference:


Taukkyan War Cemetery,



Relatives Notified & Address: Son of Charles Craddock Palmer & Charlotte Palmer, of Dovercourt, Essex.


Father: Charles Craddock Palmer, born September 1883, Isle Abbotts, Somerset. Vice Consul for Denmark, Parkeston Quay.

Mother: Charlotte Palmer (nee Mann, born 1881, Dovercourt, Essex.


Donald attended Ipswich School.


Donald is also remembered on the Ipswich School Chapel war memorial.

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