Sidney is not remembered on the war memorial at Christchurch Park.


Born: 26th October 1912, Ipswich.

Died: 14th February 1944; age 31. died as a result of a accident.


Rank: Sapper; Service Number: 1886946.

Regiment: Royal Engineers, 31st Fortress Coy.


Grave Reference:


Trincomalee War Cemetery,

Sri Lanka.


Father: Edgar Palmer, born 1886, Ipswich.

Mother: Alice Lilian Palmer (nee Pryke), born 1886, Combs, Suffolk.


In 1941, Cuckfield, West Sussex, Sidney married Joan Elizabeth Westcott, born June 1917, Wiltshire.


Sidney is remembered on the war memorial at Hayward’s Heath, West Sussex.

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