PALFREY Edward George
Conflict : WW1
Memorial : Pershore Abbey
1st Battalion Grenadier Guards
Service No 12827
Born Pershore, Worcestershire, enlisted Worcester
Died of wounds aged 29 on 5th April 1918
Eldest son of Charles and Emily Palfrey, of Pershore, Worcestershire
Buried in Gezaincourt Communal Cemetery Extension, France, Grave I. J. 10.
Head Street, Pershore. Lieut. 1st Grenadier Guards. Father worked for Pettifer for some time. Now at Cheltenhams Brewery. Went out 1914. Died of wounds April 5th 1916.
Additional information from Pershore Parish Records, Holy Cross, Film No 216/7, available at Worcestershire Archives.
Pershore Abbey with the additional information: Grenadier Guards
Pershore C of E School now in Pershore Working Men’s Club
Trudy Burge has created the WW1 Pershore website to commemorate the men from Pershore who served their country from 1914 to 1918: