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Army Number: NX66171Image not available
Surname: PALMER
First Names: Sidney John
Known as: Blue Eyes
Rank: Sgt.
Next of Kin: Dorothy PALMER
Date of Birth: 30/12/1918
Place of Birth: Inverell, NSW
Date of Enlistment: 9/12/1940
Locality on Enlistment: No fixed address
Place of Enlistment: Paddington, NSW
Date taken on strength: 11/12/1940
Taken on strength at: Tamworth, NSW
Taken on strength from: General Details Depot, Sydney, NSW
Company: BHQ
Platoon: Band
Ship to Singapore: Johan Van Oldenbarnevelt (HMT FF)
Embarkation Date: 29/7/1941
Singapore Work Parties:
Other Work Parties: B Force
Train to Thailand (if applicable) :
1945 Work Party:
Return to Australia by: Died Overseas
Return Date: 0/0/0000
Date of Discharge: 0/0/0000
Date of Death: 19/4/1945
Cemetery: Labuan Memorial
Plot/Row/Grave: Panel 17
Information: Admitted 2 BCD (Mumps) on 21/8/1941; transferred to CRS, Batu Pahat on 27/9/1941; transferred to Reinforcements. 2/30 Bn, GBD, Malaya on 12/10/1941; rejoined 2/30 Bn on 17/10/1941; died of illness (Doi) at Sandakan on 19/4/1945
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