Born: 1870, New Alresford, Hampshire.
Baptised: 27th November 1870, at New Alresford, Hampshire. Parents: William & Mary Ann Palmer.
Died: 20th April 1900; age: 30; Died of Disease at De Aar, Northern Cape, South Africa.
Rank: Sergeant; Service Number: 2450.
Regiment: Suffolk Regiment, 1st Battalion, South Africa Field Force.
Clasp Awarded: Cape Colony.
1871 Garden House Castle, Itchen Stoke, Hampshire.
William was 7 months old and living with his parents & sister.
William Palmer, 27, a Gardener, born New Alresford.
Mary Ann Palmer, born Bishop’s Sutton, Hampshire.
Sarah Jane Palmer, 2, born Bishop’s Sutton.
1881 2. Bright’s Cottage, Brown Candover, Hampshire.
William was 10 years old and living with his parents & sisters.
William, 37, a Gardener.
Mary Ann, 37.
Emma May Palmer, 6, born Brown Candover, Hampshire.